SAM question

David Collier-Brown davecb at
Tue Nov 6 07:29:03 GMT 2001

> "Esh, Andrew" wrote:
> What I want to know is: Is the direction of Samba/Unix development
> headed toward using LDAP as the central user name service? Should I
> be trying to support LDAP, and not be worrying about how to get
> winbind to work as a distributed system?

	They're two different streams at the technical
	level: I wouldn't so much worry about which	
	the Samba team is headed toward as I'd want to
	know if LDAP development is continuing 
	in parallel.

	As always, volunteers' interests vary, and
	progress is bursty (;-))

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