more vampirism

Tim Potter tpot at
Sat Aug 30 04:23:25 GMT 2003

On Fri, Aug 29, 2003 at 09:41:56AM +0100, Ronan Waide wrote:

> D'oh. Thanks. Actually, while on the topic: is it correct behaviour
> that winbind doesn't map GECOS information, i.e. the Description field
> in SAM doesn't appear in the "Real Name" field in the passwd entries
> returned by getent passwd?

Currently the full name field of the SAM user info is mapped to the
gecos field of struct passwd.  The description field isn't mapped to


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