winbind startup script [was Re: svn commit: samba r3708 - in branches/SAMBA_3_0/source/smbd: .]

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Fri Nov 12 22:16:29 GMT 2004

On Fri, Nov 12, 2004 at 04:05:35PM -0600, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
> I'm not saying that winbindd would be valueable on such
> systems (well local groups on a standalone server doesn't
> make sense). 

Oh yes it does.... Group nesting :-)

> All I'm saying is that the current method
> of always starting winbindd and letting the daemon exit
> if is has not been configured doesn't work anymore.
> I'm looking for an alternative solution for packaging.
> Apparently we'll just assume the sysadmin is smart
> enough not to start things he/she doesn't need and/or use.

Probably that is best, yes.


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