CVS update: samba/source

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Fri Sep 27 02:12:01 GMT 2002

"Gerald (Jerry) Carter" wrote:
> On Fri, 27 Sep 2002, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > OK, in HEAD I dropped 'ldap server' and 'ldap port' as parmaters, moving
> > to the 'passdb backend' scheme.  However, this would mean that a valid
> > 2.2 configuration would not function in 3.0.
> >
> > This change (and the bit I forgot - making ldapsam the default passdb
> > backend...) should make 'direct' upgrades possible.  Now if you were
> > thinking of doing somthing different, that's fine - we may well have
> > misunderstood each other.
> No.. I should have looked at the diff before mailing you.  The
> commit message made me think that you had added the autoconf option
> back in.  That's what I couldn't understand :-)  But you just
> readded the smb.conf parameters.  That's fine.  Thanks.

And now I've fixed the passdb backend stuff - this should help those
following out of date doco in particular.

Andrew Bartlett

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Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at

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