Proposed code cleanup

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Thu May 23 18:22:01 GMT 2002

On Fri, 24 May 2002, Tim Potter wrote:

> On Thu, May 23, 2002 at 01:01:05AM +1000, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > This allowed me to remove cli_pipe_util.c, which was calling 
> > cli_establish_connection.  
> > 
> > tpot:  I'm not sure what direction you were going with the client stuff,
> > and 
> > you may well have been wanting the init functions.  If thats the case,
> > give 
> > me a yell and I'll reimplement them against cli_full_connection.
> I do use those silly pipe connection functions in the python wrappers
> but that's about it.  They turned out to be less useful than I thought.
> Anyway - that looks like a good patch.  I've been dying to get rid of all 
> those silly make_nmb_name() calls everywhere but was not brave enough.

I'll proabably add a cli_pipe_connection() function (feel free to suggest 
a better name) that just calls cli_full_connection, but with IPC$ implicit
and instead specifying the pipe to setup.

How does that sound?


Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at
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Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at

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