Directive List?

Alexander Bokovoy ab at
Mon Sep 27 08:33:50 GMT 2004

On Sun, Sep 26, 2004 at 04:00:07PM -0400, David Collier-Brown wrote:
> Neal Schilling wrote:
> >Is there a complete list of directives for Samba4 or will it be the same 
> >set as those for Samba 3? Also, is there any thoughts of moving the 
> >smb.conf file to an XML format?
> >
> >Just a few thought,
> 	Hmmn, that would give the Samba team the option to clean
> 	up all the historical oddities that have crept in over
> 	the years.  Of course, that's a fair bit of work, and
> 	SWAT would need to be changed too, implying someone
> 	would need to write a grammar for the new format.
> 	If there were a grammar for the new format, I (and probably
> 	a plethora of others) could easily build a translator from the
> 	existing format ...
We have some plans to move smb.conf to ldb and use ldiff as human-readable
format for it.
/ Alexander Bokovoy
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