Bug 248432 - [exp run] make samba 4.11 default
Summary: [exp run] make samba 4.11 default
Status: New
Alias: None
Product: Ports & Packages
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Individual Port(s) (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Only Me
Assignee: freebsd-ports-bugs (Nobody)
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Reported: 2020-08-02 14:20 UTC by Dries Michiels
Modified: 2020-08-03 13:52 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

See Also:
driesm.michiels: maintainer-feedback? (timur)
driesm.michiels: exp-run?


Attachments
defaultsamba.diff (507 bytes, patch)
2020-08-02 14:20 UTC, Dries Michiels
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Description Dries Michiels 2020-08-02 14:20:22 UTC
Created attachment 216958 [details]
defaultsamba.diff

Please run an exp-run for bumping default samba version.
Comment 1 VVD 2020-08-02 14:28:04 UTC
Using it as default from 1st version in ports.

All work fine:
$ pkg info -r samba411
samba411-4.11.11:
        far2l-g20200622
        ffmpeg-4.3.1,1
        kio-extras-20.04.3_1
        vlc-3.0.11_3,4
        mpv-0.32.0_4,1
        mplayer-1.4.0.20200621_2
        mencoder-1.4.0.20200621_2
        libxine-1.2.9_13
Comment 2 Dries Michiels 2020-08-03 12:50:16 UTC
PR should probably go to portmgr, but I can't change the assigne.
Comment 3 daniel.engberg.lists 2020-08-03 13:52:59 UTC
Next time please be more verbose why you think this change needs to be done as it's a port that's popular (affects many) and we should avoid unnecessary breakage.

One valid reason is because its close to eol by upstream ("~2020-09") .
https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Samba_Release_Planning#General_information

Regarding this version in particular if we for whatever reason need to downgrade it might be an issue for some users.

"Samba 4.11 has changed how the AD database is stored on disk. AD users should not really be affected by this change when upgrading to 4.11. However, AD users should be extremely careful if they need to downgrade from Samba 4.11 to an older release."
https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Samba_4.11_Features_added/changed#UPGRADING

Best regards
Daniel