Release Planning for Samba 3.0

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Samba 3.0 turned into maintainance mode

(Updated 10-March-2009)

With the release of Samba 3.2.0 on July 1, the clock has been started to End-Of-Life the Samba 3.0 series on July 1, 2009. Moving forward, any 3.0.x releases will be on a as needed basis for critical bug fixes or security issues only. The maintainance of Samba 3.0 will end with the release of Samba 3.4.0 (expected in July 2009)!

Samba 3.0.34

(Updated 20-January-2009)

  • Tuesday, January 20 2009: Samba 3.0.34 has been released

Samba 3.0.33

(Updated 27-November-2008)

  • Thursday, November 27 - Samba 3.0.33 Security Release has been released to address CVE-2008-4314 ("Potential leak of arbitrary memory contents").
 Security advisory

Samba 3.0.32

(Updated 25-August-2008)

  • Samba 3.0.32 has been released on August 25.

Samba 3.0.31

(Updated 31-July-2008)

  • Samba 3.0.31 has been released on July 10.

Samba 3.0.30

(Updated 28-May-2008)

Samba 3.0.29

(Updated 23-May-2008)

  • Thursday, May 22 - Samba 3.0.29 has been released

Samba 3.0.28a

(Updated 08-March-2008) The following time based release schedule is currently in play for Samba 3.0.28a:

  • Saturday, March 08 - Samba 3.0.28a has been released

Samba 3.0.28

(Updated 28-February-2008)

  • Monday, December 10 - Samba 3.0.28 has been released

Samba 3.0.26

(Updated 18-May-2007) The following time based release schedule is currently in play for Samba 3.0.26:

  • Monday, June 4 - Feature freeze for in the SAMBA_3_0_26 svn branch.
  • Friday, June 15 - Samba 3.0.26pre1
  • Remaining releases - TBD

Samba 3.0.25a

(Updated 18-May-2007) The following time based release schedule is currently in play for Samba 3.0.25a:

  • Friday, May 25 - Official 3.0.25a release

This means that all code must checked into the SAMBA_3_0_25 branch by Thursday, May 24, 7am (GMT-5). The current list of open bugs has been targeted for the 3.0.25 milestone in Bugzilla.


Samba 3.0.25

(Updated 6-Apr-2007) The following time based release schedule is currently in play for Samba 3.0.25:

Part of the Samba 3.0.25 release process includes several Bugzilla Day bug hunts. See the list of open bugs.

  • Tuesday, Feb 27 - Samba 3.0.25pre1 (done)
  • Tuesday, March 20 - Samba 3.0.25pre2 (done)
  • Monday, April 9 - Samba 3.0.25 RC1 (done)
  • Sunday, April 22 - Samba 3.0.25 RC2 (done)
  • Wednesday, April 25 - Samba 3.0.25 RC3 (done)
  • Monday, May 14 - Final 3.0.25 release (done).

You can review the original email thread on samba-technical for more details.