Samba 4.8.2 Available for Download

Samba 4.8.2 (gzipped)

Patch (gzipped) against Samba 4.8.1

                   Release Notes for Samba 4.8.2
                            May 16, 2018

This is the latest stable release of the Samba 4.8 release series.

Major bug fixes include:

   o After update to 4.8.0 DC failed with "Failed to find our own
     NTDS Settings objectGUID" (bug #13335).

Changes since 4.8.1:

o  Jeremy Allison <>
   * BUG 13380: s3: smbd: Generic fix for incorrect reporting of stream dos
     attributes on a directory.
   * BUG 13412: ceph: VFS: Add asynchronous fsync to ceph module, fake using
     synchronous call.
   * BUG 13419: s3: libsmbclient: Fix hard-coded connection error return of

o  Andrew Bartlett <>
   * BUG 13306: ldb: Release ldb 1.3.3:
     * Fix failure to upgrade to the GUID index DB format.
     * Add tests for GUID index behaviour.
   * BUG 13420: s4-lsa: Fix use-after-free in LSA server.
   * BUG 13430: winbindd: Do re-connect if the RPC call fails in the passdb

o  Ralph Boehme <>
   * BUG 13416: s3:cleanupd: Sends MSG_SMB_UNLOCK twice to interested peers.
   * BUG 13414: s3:cleanupd: Use MSG_SMB_BRL_VALIDATE to signal cleanupd
     unclean process shutdown.

o  David Disseldorp <>
   * BUG 13425: vfs_ceph: add fake async pwrite/pread send/recv hooks.

o  Amitay Isaacs <>
   * BUG 13411: ctdb-client: Remove ununsed functions from old client code.

o  Björn Jacke <>
   * BUG 13395: printing: Return the same error code as windows does on upload

o  Gary Lockyer <>
   * BUG 13335: After update to 4.8.0 DC failed with "Failed to find our own
     NTDS Settings objectGUID".

o  Stefan Metzmacher <>
   * BUG 13400: nsswitch: Fix memory leak in winbind_open_pipe_sock() when the
     privileged pipe is not accessable.
   * BUG 13420: s4:lsa_lookup: remove TALLOC_FREE(state) after all
     dcesrv_lsa_Lookup{Names,Sids}_base_map() calls.

o  Vandana Rungta <>
   * BUG 13424: s3: VFS: Fix memory leak in vfs_ceph.

o  Christof Schmitt <>
   * BUG 13407: rpc_server: Fix NetSessEnum with stale sessions.

o  Andreas Schneider <>
   * BUG 13417: s3:smbspool: Fix cmdline argument handling.