abartlet at samba.org
Fri Aug 16 01:29:01 GMT 2002
"Gerald (Jerry) Carter" wrote:
> On Fri, 2 Aug 2002, Stefan (metze) Metzmacher wrote:
> > Hi Andrew,
> > here's the patch...
> > for the samba.schema
> > added 'userPassword' as MAY to sambaAccount
> I'm not sure I see the need for this. I understand the ldap password sync
> option that would update userPassword, but that would only seem necessary
> if you were intending to syncrhonrize Samba & "some one object class"
> password. Why add userPassword to a sambaAccount object? It would seem
> better to keep the userPassword in another object (e.g. posixAccount)
> so that the synchronization would really matter.
> Make sense?
I agree. And the LDAP exOp might not even modify that attribute - what
it modifies is up to the backend.
Andrew Bartlett abartlet at pcug.org.au
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team abartlet at samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College abartlet at hawkerc.net
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