SerNet releases SAMBA+ 4.7.11 and updates for 4.8.6 and 4.9.1

SAMBA+ 4.7.11 has just been released by SerNet. Packages for various SUSE and Red Hat platforms as well as for Debian GNU/Linux and Ubuntu are available now.

These packages address a lot of issues, which are listed in the Samba 4.7.11 release history.

The fixes for the samba memory leak bug #13362 and the vfs-fruit truncate bug #13441 are already included in the previous SAMBA+ 4.7 release.

The recently released 4.9.1-6 and 4.8.6-14 packages solve a bug, which is related to CTDB setups, where Samba client tools crashes:

  • Bug 13465 – testparm crashes with PANIC: messaging not initialized

The SAMBA+ 4.7 and 4.8 packages are now also available for openSUSE Leap 15 and SLES 15.

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