a proposal for Samba 3.5

Michael Sweet mike at easysw.com
Fri Apr 2 15:45:41 GMT 2004

Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
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> Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> | CUPS should never have used rpcclient like that, nor assumed
> | that our internal testing tool would have an
> | interface sufficiently consistent for use in the way that
> | cupsaddsmb does.
> You can't blame Michael for using tools we provided.  He did
> base it on work that was done previously.
> | The tool which we provide for that purpose is 'net' - and
> | I think that the tasks CUPS needs to perform should be done
> | via a new incarnation of that interface.
> I'll port what is needed to 'net'.

Can that happen for the next 3.0.x release, so that CUPS can
start using it sooner rather than later?

Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products           mike at easysw dot com
Printing Software for UNIX                       http://www.easysw.com

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