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'''Opening Windows to a Wider World'''
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Samba is an [http://www.opensource.org Open Source] / [http://www.gnu.org/philosophy/free-sw.html Free Software] suite that has, [http://www.samba.org/samba/docs/10years.html since 1992], provided file and print services to all manner of SMB/CIFS clients, including the numerous versions of Microsoft Windows operating systems. Samba is freely available under the [http://www.samba.org/samba/docs/GPL.html GNU General Public License].
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== Welcome ==
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[http://www.samba.org/ Samba] is an [http://www.opensource.org/ Open Source] / [http://www.gnu.org/philosophy/free-sw.html Free Software] suite that has, [http://www.samba.org/samba/docs/10years.html since 1992], provided file and print services to all manner of SMB/CIFS clients, including the numerous versions of Microsoft Windows operating systems. Samba is freely available under the [http://www.samba.org/samba/docs/GPL.html GNU General Public License].
  
 
The Samba project is a member of the [http://sfconservancy.org/ Software Freedom Conservancy].
 
The Samba project is a member of the [http://sfconservancy.org/ Software Freedom Conservancy].
  
== Samba Wiki for Developers ==
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Internal design docs, API descriptions, TODOs, etc. for '''developers'''.
 
  
===[[Samba]]===
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== User documentation ==
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* [[Samba_AD_DC_HOWTO|Samba Active Directory HowTo]]
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* [[Samba4/HOWTO/Join_a_domain_as_a_DC|Joining Samba as a Domain Controller]]
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* [[Samba_as_a_print_server|Samba as a print server]]
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* [[Clustered_Samba|Clustered Samba]]
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* [[FAQ|FAQ - Frequently asked questions]]
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* '''[[Samba|more...]]'''
  
*[[Samba4#Samba_as_a_Active_Directory_Domain_Controller|Samba as an Active Directory Domain Controller]]
 
*[[UNIX Extensions]]
 
*[[Bugzilla Day]]
 
*[[Windows7|Samba3 & Windows 7]]
 
  
===[[Contribute|How can I contribute?]]===
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A short [[Contribute|introduction]] for people who would like to help the Samba project.
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== Developer documentation ==
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* [[Writing_Torture_Tests|Writing Torture Tests]]
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* [[Using_Git_for_Samba_Development|Using Git for Samba Development]]
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* [[Wireshark_Keytab|Wireshark with keytab to decrypt encrypted traffic]]
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* [[SoC|Google Summer of Code]]
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* '''[[Developer_documentation|more...]]'''
  
*[[Using Git for Samba Development]]
 
  
*[[CodeReview|Doing code review]]
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== Contribution ==
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* [[Bug_Reporting|Bug reporting]]
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* [[Capture_Packets|Capture packets]]
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* [[CodeReview|Code review]]
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* '''[[Contribution_documentation|more...]]'''
  
===[[Samba Release Planning]]===
 
  
*[[Samba Release Planning]]
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*[[Branch Policy|Policy on checkins to branches]]
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===[[SoC|Summer of Code]]===
 
  
Samba is once again applying for a spot on Google's [http://www.google-melange.com Summer of Code].  You can find out more on the [[SoC]] page. There, you will also find the project ideas the team would propose.
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===[[Clustered_Samba| Clustered Samba]]===
 
*[[Clustered Samba]]
 
*[[CTDB_Project|CTDB Project]]
 
  
===Decrypt Encrypted sessions with wireshark===
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*[[Keytab_Extraction|Keytab Extraction]]
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== Latest releases ==
*[[Wireshark_Keytab|Using Wireshark with a keytab]]
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* '''Current stable: [http://www.samba.org/samba/ftp/stable/samba-4.0.7.tar.gz 4.0.7] ([http://www.samba.org/samba/history/samba-4.0.7.html Release Notes])'''
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* Maintenance tree: [http://samba.org/samba/ftp/stable/samba-3.6.16.tar.gz 3.6.16] ([http://www.samba.org/samba/history/samba-3.6.16.html Release Notes])
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* Security fixes only tree: [http://samba.org/samba/ftp/stable/samba-3.5.21.tar.gz 3.5.21] ([http://www.samba.org/samba/history/samba-3.5.21.html Release Notes])
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* [[Samba_Release_Planning|Release planning]]
  
===[[ActiveProjects]]===
 
  
*[[ActiveProjects| Active development projects]]
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== News ==
  
===[[WinTest|Testing against Windows]]===
 
  
*[[WinTest| Using wintest]]
 
  
== '''Samba Wiki for Users''' ==
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Please participate in the wiki experience to promote an alternative reference for things that aren't required or universally necessary to be in the official samba documentation.
 
 
 
===[[:Category:Category Configuration|Configuration]]===
 
 
 
*[[Event Logging]]
 
*[[Samba as a print server]]
 
*[[Multiple Server Instances]]
 
*[[Shadow Copies with Snapshots]]
 
*[[Replicated Failover Domain Controller and file server using LDAP]]
 
 
 
===[[:Category:Category Documentation|Documentation]]===
 
 
 
*[[Samba Features added/changed (by release)]]
 
*[[Documentation Links]]
 
*[[Event Logging]]
 
 
 
===[[:Category:Category FAQ|FAQ]]===
 
 
 
*[[Frequently Asked Questions]]
 
*[[Samba Myths]]
 
*[[Samba Troubleshooting]]
 
 
 
===[[:Category:Category HowTos|HowTos]]===
 
 
 
*[[Feature Specific HOWTOs]]
 
*[[Logon scripting]]
 
*[[Samba & Windows Profiles]]
 
*[[Samba and Windows Policies]]
 
*[[Software deployment on Samba]]
 
*[[Mounting samba shares from a unix client]]
 
*[[Capture Packets]]
 
*[[Bug Reporting]]
 
*[[testing development trees]]
 
*[[Debugging individual tests]]
 
*[[Linux Performance]]
 
 
 
===[[:Category:Category Installation|Installation]]===
 
 
 
*[[Distribution Specific Pages]]
 
 
 
===[[:Category:Category Integration|Integration]]===
 
 
 
*[[Samba & LDAP]]
 
*[[Samba & Kerberos]]
 
*[[Samba & Active Directory]]
 
*[[Samba & Clustering]]
 
 
 
===[[:Category:Category Tools|Tools]]===
 
 
 
*[[Account Management Tools]]
 
*[[Migration Tools]]
 
 
 
===[[:Category:Category Links to Pages in other Languages|Links to Pages in other Languages]]===
 
 
 
*[[ SambaHK ]]
 
 
 
== Miscellaneous Information ==
 
 
 
*[[OpenOffice Slide Templates]]
 
*[[LinuxCIFS]]
 
*[[LinuxCIFS_utils]]
 

Revision as of 18:54, 24 July 2013

Welcome

Samba is an Open Source / Free Software suite that has, since 1992, provided file and print services to all manner of SMB/CIFS clients, including the numerous versions of Microsoft Windows operating systems. Samba is freely available under the GNU General Public License.

The Samba project is a member of the Software Freedom Conservancy.


User documentation


Developer documentation


Contribution




Latest releases


News