User Manager for Domains / RAS callback problem

abartlet at abartlet at
Sat Apr 27 14:39:03 GMT 2002

On Fri, Apr 26, 2002 at 10:35:41AM +0200, Jean Francois Micouleau wrote:
> On Thu, 25 Apr 2002, Alex Keahan wrote:
> > For the time being, I am going to implement a temporary solution, but
> > I would really like to see this fixed in the 2.2 branch.
> it won't be fixed in 2.2, it's way too complex.
> > Can the callback info be easily added to the mix without pulling in the
> > whole nine yards?   If yes, what are the missing RPC calls that I should
> > implement, and where do you think the extra info should go -- the
> > smbpasswd file?   What is the approach taken by the 3.0 / TNG branches?
> that's not only implementing some missing rpc calls, that's also changing
> the /etc/smbpasswd file format to store the callback number.

This is where LDAP shines.  I think we already store the callback number
but there may be other RPCs required.

I like the way we can easily extend the LDAP stuff - much better than 
smbpasswd/tdbsam in this respect.

Andrew Bartlett

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