adding pdb_guest automatically?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Wed May 28 00:30:21 GMT 2003

On Wed, 2003-05-28 at 01:28, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
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> Andrew,
> I'm worried about confusion with having to list the guest pdb 
> module.  I think that things like 'passdb backend = ldapsam' 
> will be the source of a lot of bug reports.   We could disable 
> pdb_guest if the 'guest account' was invalid.  

I would be happy with this as soon as we remove the last references to
'guest account' outside the passdb module. (Which we need to do anyway,
or we could get some *very* confused users).

In Samba 3.0, the guest account is determined as much as possible by
being the user with rid 501.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at
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