Large patch to loadparm.c: diagnose mutually contradictory settings

David Collier-Brown David.Collier-Brown at
Tue Oct 3 17:54:40 GMT 2000

This is my sanity-check code, which has allowed me to catch 
numerous silly errors in smb.con files people have posted on
comp.protocols.smb or mailed to samba at
  I'd like to see in in 2.2 if that's achievable, but doing so
has a cost: if the team has changed the meaning of some of
the closely interrelated options, this may see it as a user error.
It is therefor necessary to test changes between 2./0.7 and 2.2,
or scan through the test code by eye, looking for impossibilities.
  As it's larger than the other, it also has a bigger chance
of introducing regression.

  It's at

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