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Samba's Tridge Clusters Code and Crowds

Jan 15, 2008, 16:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dahna McConnachie)

[ Thanks to Inkslinger for this link. ]

"Microsoft signed an agreement late December to release previously secret code and data to the Samba and the open source community. What will this mean for Samba, and how much will it speed up development time why/why not?

"This should help speed up development of Samba quite a lot. It is very time consuming to work out all the details of a new area of these protocols by hand using protocol analysis off the wire, so being able to instead just read a set of docs is a big time saver...!"

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