Winbind for host resolution
sam at xpedion.com
Tue Feb 19 19:25:02 GMT 2002
After a quicky net search, I found this link for nss_wins:
The tar file has timestamps circa Jan 1999. Is this the latest code? Is
the idea to merge this functionality into libnss_winbind, or to keep it as
a separate module?
On Tue, 19 Feb 2002, Tim Potter wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 19, 2002 at 12:04:39PM -0800, Samuel Ziegler wrote:
> > I don't know if this has been discussed before, but it there any reason
> > winbind couldn't also be used for nss host resolution? Obviously, the
> > Windows domain names complicate things, but with "winbind use default
> > domain" or the winbind seperator name mangling, it should be feasble,
> > right?
> Yes - Herb was looking at reviving the nss_wins module a while ago. Not
> sure how far he got with it though.
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