Registry for Samba

Jeremy Allison jra at
Thu Jun 10 17:19:29 GMT 2004

On Thu, Jun 10, 2004 at 01:17:01PM -0300, Avi Alkalay wrote:
> I'd like to propose Linux Registry ( for Samba. It is an alternative back-end for text configuration files.
> Making Samba use a registry, makes its configuration more easily accessible (from a program perspective), and integration between other software and Samba more fluent.
> The Registry tries to provide an universal, hierarchical infrastructure and name space to access configuration parameters as key-value pairs. This way any software can read/save its configuration/state using a consistent API. 

I'm not averse to a patch to allow this to be selected. I'm probably too
busy to write the code myself however...


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