Slightly OT: Samba nsswitch integration?

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Thu Jun 8 17:56:07 GMT 2000

Sam Couter wrote:
> There's something floating around called "winbind", which is meant 
> to be a plugin for the nsswitch library.
> A search for "winbind samba" on google turned up some 
> interesting stuff, but no downloads or code that I could see. :(

winbind will be included with Samba 3.0.  You can access it via
anonymous CVS right now.  It is stored with the HEAD samba code
branch.  See for information
on getging Samba code via CVS.

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