getting more specific info out of wbinfo

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Tue Apr 4 05:51:02 GMT 2006

On Mon, Apr 03, 2006 at 11:37:03PM +0100, Ronan Waide wrote:
> I've been tooling around with some ntlm_auth stuff here and it's
> working nicely. I'd now like to grab a bit of the sort of info wbinfo
> has access to, but without using the libnss layer as I don't want
> these accounts to be visible as unix accounts on my system; I just
> want to e.g. retrieve the real name for a given userid. Is there any
> interest in adding this functionality to wbinfo? I can hack up a
> patch, but I'd rather not unless someone actually thinks it's
> worthwhile.

Triggering getpwnam/uid and getgrnam/gid from wbinfo is
something that is definitely missing, so a patch would be
appreciated :-)

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