CodeIn/Ideas

This page contains ideas for the Google Code In. If you're interested in contributing to Samba (but not participating in the Google Code In) this page might also be useful to you, but please edit the wiki to indicate you are working on a particular idea .

Switch standalone TDB to use waf-based build.
Category: Code
Level: easy
Possible mentors: Jelmer

Switch standalone talloc to use waf-based build.
Level: easy
Possible mentors: Jelmer

Write a manual page for samba-tool
Level: easy
Possible mentors: Jelmer, Kai(?)

write a manual page for tevent
Level: medium
Possible mentors: Jelmer

Convert py* utilities in samba-gtk to use optparse
Level: medium
Possible mentors: Jelmer

Design an icon for one of the samba-gtk tools
Level: medium
Possible mentors: Jelmer

Support macro to allow subsystems to specify what system functionality they need in libreplace
Level: hard
Possible mentors: Jelmer

Automatically create /var/run/samba directory if it doesn't exist (bug 7261)
Level: medium
Possible mentors: Jelmer

Extend libnet to support managing services
Level: hard
Possible mentors: Kai (?)

Integrate Luk's myldap-pub.py script into upgrade_from_samba3
Level: hard
Possible mentors: Matthieu (?), Jelmer

Document upgrade process between Samba 4 releases Level: hard
Possible mentors: Matthieu (?)