nmbd does not start without smbd (fwd)
Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton
lkcl at switchboard.net
Tue Dec 8 18:49:19 GMT 1998
On Wed, 9 Dec 1998, Andrej Borsenkow wrote:
> > > > I would recommend that an option be added to smbpasswd to
> > generate the SID
> > > > and that this runs as part of 'make install'. If no SID
> > exists then smbd
> > > > and nmbd should fail to start.
> > >
> > > ah. that sounds like a good idea to me.
> > no, I don't think we want that. It just makes the whole system more
> > fragile.
> I tend to agree with William. If we run SAMBA as PDC, the SID can only be
> generated once. If it is changed after that, you have new domain ... with
> all implications.
or if we make a mistake in sid_to_string() and string_to_sid() which reads
the SID incorrectly...
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