This chapter deals exclusively with the differences between Samba-3.0.0 and Samba-2.2.8a. It points out where configuration parameters have changed, and provides a simple guide for the move from 2.2.x to 3.0.0.
Samba-3.0.0 default behavior should be approximately the same as Samba-2.2.x. The default behavior when the new parameter
passdb backend is not defined in the
smb.conf file provides the same default behviour as Samba-2.2.x with
encrypt passwords = Yes, and will use the
So why say that behavior should be approximately the same as Samba-2.2.x? Because Samba-3.0.0 can negotiate new protocols, such as support for native Unicode, that may result in differing ...