CVS update: samba/source/auth

Rafal Szczesniak mimir at
Sun Feb 29 19:06:25 GMT 2004

On Sun, Feb 29, 2004 at 04:48:19PM +0000, vlendec at wrote:
> Date:	Sun Feb 29 16:48:19 2004
> Author:	vlendec
> Update of /data/cvs/samba/source/auth
> In directory
> Modified Files:
> 	auth_util.c 
> Log Message:
> Apply my experimental aliases support to HEAD. This will be a bit difficult to
> merge to 3_0, as the pdb interfaces has changed a bit between the two.
> This has not been tested too severly (which means it's completely broken ;-),
> but I want it in for review. Feel free to revert it :-)
> make 'net groupmap' a bit more friendly for alias members.
> Put that stuff into pdb_ldap.
> Getting the information over to winbind. One plan without linking pdb into
> winbind would be to fill group_mapping.tdb with the membership information and
> have that as a cache (or use gencache.tdb?).

Yes, use it. That's what it's been implemented for :)

> smbd on a PDC or stand-alone
> could trigger that itself, the problem is a BDC using LDAP. This needs to do
> it on a regular basis. The BDC smbd needs to be informed about SAM changes
> somehow...

Rafal Szczesniak 
Samba Team member

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