[homes] share

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at samba.org
Thu Jan 2 17:24:01 GMT 2003

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> Yep, I think I changed the order of that test - because we use use the
> 'snum' attached to the vuid if possible, so as to avoid expensive
> lookups.  The correct fix would be to fix lp_add_home() not to overwrite
> things when it finds that the home dir share already exists.  (Because
> all the damage is actually done there - the order that the search is
> done doesn't matter any more, as the share is added as session setup
> time).
> Unfortunately the fix I was about to commit seems to be the opposite of
> an earlier 'fix' for a related bug.  I'll need to stare at this a bit
> more...

Andrew, Changing the order of the lookup without letting everyone 
know is a really bad thing.  This is an incompatible change with 2.2.
Since you described the correct fix, please take care of this.

cheers, jerry
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