Samba 4.17.6 Available for Download

Samba 4.17.6 (gzipped)

Patch (gzipped) against Samba 4.17.5

                   Release Notes for Samba 4.17.6
                           March 09, 2023

This is the latest stable release of the Samba 4.17 release series.

Changes since 4.17.5

o  Jeremy Allison <>
   * BUG 15314: streams_xattr is creating unexpected locks on folders.

o  Andrew Bartlett <>
   * BUG 10635: Use of the Azure AD Connect cloud sync tool is now supported for
     password hash synchronisation, allowing Samba AD Domains to synchronise
     passwords with this popular cloud environment.

o  Ralph Boehme <>
   * BUG 15299: Spotlight doesn't work with latest macOS Ventura.

o  Volker Lendecke <>
   * BUG 15310: New samba-dcerpc architecture does not scale gracefully.

o  John Mulligan <>
   * BUG 15307: vfs_ceph incorrectly uses fsp_get_io_fd() instead of
     fsp_get_pathref_fd() in close and fstat.

o  Noel Power <>
   * BUG 15293: With clustering enabled samba-bgqd can core dump due to use
     after free.

o  baixiangcpp <>
   * BUG 15311: fd_load() function implicitly closes the fd where it should not.