Using Samba for HTTP-NTLM-authentication?

Chemolli Francesco (USI) ChemolliF at
Sun Jul 14 23:24:02 GMT 2002

> On Sun, Jul 14, 2002 at 07:19:46PM +0200, Johann Hanne wrote:
> > > No need for that.  Just download the mod_ntlm_winbind CVS 
> module from
> > > (CVSWEB link:
> > > ) 
> and fix it up
> > > for the current protocol.
> > Oh. Didn't think this was even that easy. I have it already 
> working. But 
> > the apache processes still keep segfaulting from time to time. Will 
> > probably not be an easy task to debug it, but much better 
> than the old 
> > mod_ntlm, now that the http-wrapper code is seperated from 
> the SMB code.
> Oh wow.  I thought it didn't even compile.  (-:  Well if you 
> track down
> the bug please forward it to the list!

I've been hacking on it for some time too.
Compiled and sort-of-worked, but
1) It lacked authentication/authorization separation
2) For some reason, it tended to interfere with other virtual servers'

I have a small set of unmerged patches, but I have to re-understand what
they do,
I haven't touched them in a while.


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