Registry ACLs and credentials

Jelmer Vernooij jelmer at
Fri Dec 16 01:00:43 GMT 2005

Hi Andrew,

On Sun, Dec 11, 2005 at 09:23:36PM -0800, Andrew Bartlett wrote about 'Registry ACLs and credentials':
> I've been working on a secure, remote LDAP backend for Samba4, which has
> required some re-engineering work.  This showed up all the callers to
> ldb_wrap_connect(), and this naturally includes the Samba4 registry.

> Currently we entirely ignore the issue, but with the main LDB acls work
> ongoing, I wondered how we intended to handle this?

> I was hoping we might be able to re-use the same module in both cases,
> which raises my real question:  Can someone who understands the registry
> layer please plumb the session_info and credentials information from the
> callers into the registry?  (The current layering makes my head spin a
> bit...)
I've put this on my todo list, so I'll have a look at it at some



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