Samba-3 by Example would not have been written except as a result of feedback provided by reviewers and readers of the book The Official Samba-3 HOWTO and Reference Guide. This second edition was made possible by generous feedback from Samba users. I hope this book more than answers the challenge and needs of many more networks that are languishing for a better networking solution.
I am deeply indebted to a large group of diligent people. Space prevents me from listing all of them, but a few stand out as worthy of mention. Jelmer Vernooij made the notable contribution of building the XML production environment and thereby made possible the typesetting of this book.
Samba would not have come into existence if Andrew Tridgell had not ...