Commercial license for windows authentication portion of Samba
dcheney at sygate.com
Sat Jan 10 05:08:30 GMT 2004
Thanks you for the prompt reply,
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Andrew Bartlett [mailto:abartlet at samba.org]
> Sent: Friday, January 09, 2004 7:06 PM
> To: David Cheney
> I've just looked your post up in the archives. Sorry I
> missed it. You could certainly add the appropriate code to
> Samba 3.0 from Samba TNG to handle this, but you would be
> better to instead move to Samba4, as that is where new RPC
> developments now occour.
I've looked briefly at samba4, but I am concerned that it might take too
long for samba4 to become usable.
On the other hand samba4 might be further along than I percieve; I
haven't been able to get it to build yet on my debian(testing) machine.
> Given jelmer (aka ctrlsoft)'s recent work on libregistry, he
> may be intending to bring the RPCs up to par, but you are
> best to ask him. I suggest you try agagin on the mailing
> list, or catch us on IRC.
That would be an interesting development. I'll CC the list with this.
I saw libregistry mentioned before on irc, but I wasn't sure if it was
client or server side.
I suppose however that if the server side code were there it wouldn't be
too far of a leap to produce client code as well.
If this is the case, then perhaps that would be the best place to
concentrate my efforts (though I know y'all really want more idl for
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