[PATCH] bad password lock

Simo Sorce simo.sorce at xsec.it
Sun Sep 21 08:52:40 GMT 2003

On Fri, 2003-09-19 at 19:10, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 19, 2003 at 11:18:02AM +0200, Aurélien Degrémont wrote:
> > IMHO, it is not a good idea to create a second table to store the 
> > records containing lockout time, if it is what you think...
> Actually it is a very good idea to store the time records
> separately actually, as they are accessed read/write much
> more than any other entry.

This should be decided on a passdb backend case.
Ldap users for example want all to be consistent and stored in ldap,
ancd makes no sense to have a separate facility to drive that.
Plus if we want to go on and be finally NT DC compatible we will have to
store these attributes in SAM and all the utilities we have (net,
pdbedit, smbpasswd) will be very pleased to have to deal with a single


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