svn commit: samba r11928 - in branches/SAMBA_4_0/source/auth/kerberos: .

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Sun Nov 27 10:01:32 GMT 2005

On Sun, 2005-11-27 at 09:25 +0100, Volker Lendecke wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 27, 2005 at 07:21:47PM +1100, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > That would require re-implementing (or calling into) the DNS lookup code
> > etc.  Now, it's probably a good extension, but hooking directly into
> > send_to_kdc() was easy as a first step.
> Yes, true. But when using the dsr_getdcname routine we don't need to lookup
> using DNS at all, "our" DC has done it for us. And if we do the DNS stuff on
> our own, we have much better control over the async-ness.

Good point.  More importantly it gives us control over sites etc.  I
should add it to the TODO part of those notes...

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Samba Developer, SuSE Labs, Novell Inc.
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College
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