Univention GmbH relies on Samba4
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The German company Univention GmbH has confirmed the mailing list samba-technical on his intentions to turn Samba4 scheduled for November 2011 Release 3.0, a major primary product – based on Debian Linux-distribution enterprayznogo Univention Corporate Server (UCS) .
Naturally, in Univention rely on functional Active Directory (AD) in Samba4, with enough sound arrogant statement that it Samba4, rather than the current stable version Samba3 be chosen as the standard version you install this file and print server.
At the moment, to download and test the prototype is freely available release , including Samba4 and built based on the distribution UCS version 2.4.
The most important and interesting is that Univention to contract for support of one of the top developers of Samba – Stephen Mettsmahera (Stefan Metzmacher) of the company SerNet , a partner Samba, namely to consider the possibility of implementing the synchronization password hashes and keys between OpenLDAP and Kerberos Samba4.