RPC framework

Bolke de Bruin bolke at xs4all.nl
Fri Feb 22 04:01:47 GMT 2002

Please do excuse me for the double post; Probably some lagging in my


On Fri, Feb 22, 2002 at 11:34:32AM +0100, Bolke de Bruin wrote:
> Hi,
> currently I am working on documenting the protocol used by MS-Exchange
> and its clients (ie. Outlook). It mainly uses MS-RPC calls and LDAP.
> The goal of this documentation is to be able to code an exchange
> replacement on *nix, much the way samba does for fileserving now.
> What I would like to see is to be able to register small programs
> to a RPC-server, so samba and the exchange replacement could run
> together on the same machine. It would also allow for easy 
> extensibility for "new" RPC calls throughout samba.
> What I would like to know if the current developers/contributors
> to the samba codebase would be interested in incorporating something 
> like this, because when a project like the exchange replacement
> would really take of I see us sharing a lot of code and to copy
> it would be a waste of effort and experience imho.
> B. de Bruin

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