winbindd still blocks in 3.0.4?
Jason.Haar at trimble.co.nz
Fri May 14 20:46:30 GMT 2004
Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
> | I mean, if you want to use winbindd "for real" (as in: in
> | a similar role to NIS), then such features need to be enabled.
> only badly written application need to enumerate users via
> setpwent(). Real programmers use getpwnam() :-)
Oh - are you saying that most apps don't need enumerate enabled to
operate fully? (e.g. finger, bash's username completion, ps)
I've always assumed that was what enumerate was for. Great - I'll turn
it off then :-)
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