[PATCH] sam backend parameter

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Thu Oct 3 11:06:00 GMT 2002

Jelmer Vernooij wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 03, 2002 at 08:34:47PM +1000, Andrew Bartlett wrote about 'Re: [PATCH] sam backend parameter':
> > There is no intention to create a similar backend for the sam.  Instead,
> > we do intend to solve this problem in exactly the way you indicate
> > below.  There is no intention to provide a 'mulidb' module either.  The
> > only way to load more than one module will be to have separate domains.
> Why? I think having a multidb module would be the perfect solution for
> when one has multiple backends - it doesn't clutter the interface and
> provides those people who need it support for multiple backends.

Sorry, just trying to defuse things.  The correct statement is 'there
are no plans for the interface to deal with multidb issues'.  

Likewise, I expect that passdb's multidb support will soon become a
module for the same reasons.

Andrew Bartlett

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