Samba 4.7.1 Available for Download

Samba 4.7.1 (gzipped)

Patch (gzipped) against Samba 4.7.0

                   Release Notes for Samba 4.7.1
                         November 02, 2017

This is the latest stable release of the Samba 4.7 release series.

Changes since 4.7.0:

o  Michael Adam <>
   * BUG 13091: vfs_glusterfs: Fix exporting subdirs with shadow_copy2.

o  Jeremy Allison <>
   * BUG 13027: s3: smbd: Currently if getwd() fails after a chdir(), we panic.
   * BUG 13068: s3: VFS: Ensure default SMB_VFS_GETWD() call can't return a
     partially completed struct smb_filename.
   * BUG 13069: sys_getwd() can leak memory or possibly return the wrong errno
     on older systems.
   * BUG 13093: 'smbclient' doesn't correctly canonicalize all local names
     before use.

o  Douglas Bagnall <>
   * BUG 13095: Fix broken linked attribute handling.

o  Andrew Bartlett <>
   * BUG 12994: Missing LDAP query escapes in DNS rpc server.
   * BUG 13087: replace: Link to -lbsd when building replace.c by hand.

o  Ralph Boehme <>
   * BUG 6133: Cannot delete non-ACL files on Solaris/ZFS/NFSv4 ACL filesystem.
   * BUG 7909: Map SYNCHRONIZE acl permission statically in zfs_acl vfs module.
   * BUG 7933: Samba fails to honor SEC_STD_WRITE_OWNER bit with the
     acl_xattr module.
   * BUG 12991: s3/mdssvc: Missing assignment in sl_pack_float.
   * BUG 12995: Wrong Samba access checks when changing DOS attributes.
   * BUG 13062: samba_runcmd_send() leaves zombie processes on timeout
   * BUG 13065: net: groupmap cleanup should not delete BUILTIN mappings.
   * BUG 13076: Enabling vfs_fruit results in loss of Finder tags and other

o  Alexander Bokovoy <>
   * BUG 9613: man pages: Properly ident lists.
   * BUG 13081: smb.conf.5: Sort parameters alphabetically.

o  Samuel Cabrero <>
   * BUG 12993: s3: spoolss: Fix GUID string format on GetPrinter info.

o  Amitay Isaacs <>
   * BUG 13042: Remote serverid check doesn't check for the unique id.
   * BUG 13056: CTDB starts consuming memory if there are dead nodes in the
   * BUG 13070: ctdb-common: Ignore event scripts with multiple '.'s.

o  Lutz Justen <>
   * BUG 13046: libgpo doesn't sort the GPOs in the correct order.

o  Volker Lendecke <>
   * BUG 13042: Remote serverid check doesn't check for the unique id.
   * BUG 13090: vfs_catia: Fix a potential memleak.
   * BUG 12903: Fix file change notification for renames.

o  Gary Lockyer <>
   * BUG 12952: Samba DNS server does not honour wildcards.

o  Stefan Metzmacher <>
   * BUG 13079:  Can't change password in samba from a Windows client if Samba
     runs on IPv6 only interface.

o  Anoop C S <>
   * BUG 13086: vfs_fruit: Replace closedir() by SMB_VFS_CLOSEDIR.

o  Christof Schmitt <>
   * BUG 13047: Apple client can't cope with SMB2 async replies when creating

o  Andreas Schneider <>
   * BUG 12959: s4:rpc_server:backupkey: Move variable into scope.
   * BUG 13099: s4:scripting: Fix ntstatus_gen.h generation on 32bit.
   * BUG 13100: s3:vfs_glusterfs: Fix a double free in vfs_gluster_getwd().
   * BUG 13101: Fix resouce leaks and pointer issues.

o  Jorge Schrauwen
   * BUG 13049: vfs_solarisacl: Fix build for samba 4.7 and up.