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Guenther Deschner gd at
Mon Jan 24 18:11:44 GMT 2005

Hi Jerry,

On Mon, Jan 24, 2005 at 11:55:22AM -0600, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
> | Migrate Account Policies to passdb (esp. replicating ldapsam).
> Guenther,
> ~From an LDAP data model wouldn't it just be better to store these
> as attributes in the sambaDomain object instead of giving each
> its own entry ?

Yes, that's true. Volker proposed a multivalued attribute for that as
well. But I wanted to include some descriptive string
(description-attribute) into ldap to prevent admins from 'just playing'
with the accountPolicy settings. I thought these were a bit difficult to
integrate all in the sambaDomain object.

Guenther Deschner                                               Samba Team
SerNet GmbH - Goettingen                                      gd at samba,org
gd at
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