socket interface to winbindd

Alexey Toptygin alexeyt at
Thu Jun 23 22:46:14 GMT 2005

On Fri, 24 Jun 2005, Andrew Bartlett wrote:

>> I have some questions about the WINBINDD_PAM_AUTH_CRAP command, and about
>> the interface in general:
> The interface in general may change, and it is strongly suggested that
> you should use ntlm_auth as the wrapper for that interface, unless you
> have a very, very good reason not to.

Well, I'm calling from inside a threaded webserver... I don't think
it would be very efficient to be calling system(3) all the time.

> What protocol are you implementing anyway?

NTLM HTTP Auth, for a server other than apache.


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