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SI66059 - OSP-OTHER Update Samba Support for IBM i PASE to 3.6.25f

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Abstract

OSP-OTHER Update Samba Support for IBM i PASE to 3.6.25f


Pre/Co-Requisite PTF / Fix List

REQ  LICENSED           PTF/FIX  LEVEL

TYPE PROGRAM  RELEASE   NUMBER   MIN/MAX  OPTION
---- -------- --------- -------  -------  ------
NONE



NOTICE:
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APAR Error Description / Circumvention

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The Samba project has added bug and security fixes that need to
be included in the IBM i PASE package.

CORRECTION FOR APAR SE68260 :
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The Samba 3.6.25 IBM i PASE package has been refreshed with the
source modifications to fix CVE-2017-12150 and CVE-2017-12163.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR SE68260 :
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None.


Activation Instructions


None.




Special Instructions


This PTF places the Samba 3.6 package and installer archive file into
the /QIBM/ProdData/OS directory.  The package can be extracted to the
current directory for installation by calling "jar xvf
/QIBM/ProdData/OS/Samba.zip" from a PASE command prompt.  The extracted
README.txt file contains additional installation instructions.

If a prior version of Samba has already been installed, the update
option on the install script can be used to install the new version
over the old one:

$ ./samba_setup.sh update

After the update is installed, the Samba server must be restarted to
begin running the updated packages.


Default Instructions

THIS PTF CAN BE APPLIED IMMEDIATE OR DELAYED.



Supersedes

PTF/FIX NO(S).  APAR TITLE LINE
--------------  ------------------------------------------------------------
   SI65096      OSP-Other Update Samba Support for IBM i PASE to 3.6.25e
   SI64751      OSP-Other Update Samba Support for IBM i PASE to 3.6.25d
   SI60444      OSP-Other Update Samba Support for IBM i PASE to 3.6.25c
   SI60140      OSP-Other Update Samba Support for IBM i PASE to 3.6.25b
   SI59118      OSP-Other Update Samba Support for IBM i PASE to 3.6.25a

Summary Information

System.............................. i
Models..............................
Release............................. V7R3M0
Licensed Program............... 5770SS1
APAR Fixed.......................... View details for APAR SE68260
Superseded by:...................... View fix details for PTF SI69592
Recompile........................... N
Library............................. QSYS
MRI Feature ........................ NONE
Cum Level........................... C8025730


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Document information

More support for: i family

Software version: V7R3M0

Operating system(s): OS/400

Reference #: SI66059

Modified date: 23 October 2017