Samba vs Samba NG (was Re: Apologies for posting to the BSD list)

Talbot Neil talbotn at ihug.com.au
Sat Sep 28 04:07:32 BST 2002


actually
samba will serve printer drivers have a look through the documentation on
the samba web site and you will find out how.


Talbot



----- Original Message -----
From: "Josef Karthauser" <joe at FreeBSD.org>
To: "Lou Kamenov" <lou.kamenov at aeye.net>
Cc: <freebsd-users at uk.freebsd.org>; <joe at FreeBSD.org>
Sent: Thursday, September 26, 2002 11:11 PM
Subject: Re: Samba vs Samba NG (was Re: Apologies for posting to the BSD
list)
On Thu, Sep 26, 2002 at 12:14:20PM +0100, Lou Kamenov wrote:
> On Thu, 26 Sep 2002 09:47:05 +0100
> Josef Karthauser <joe at FreeBSD.org> wrote:
> Some more info on:
> http://zdnet.com.com/2100-11-524722.html?legacy=zdnn
> http://us1.samba.org/samba/tng.html
>
> However smb-tng is just a forked samba codebase, with a to-do list
> to provide complete NT functionality (right.) .. i forgot to mention
> it in my previous email, but read it for yourself. (links above)

I remember when it forked, but I wasn't sure what state it was in.

One thing that samba doesn't do but which would be nice is to server
printer drivers.  This is something that NT does.

Joe
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