svn commit: samba r15209 - in trunk/source: libads libsmb

Michael B Allen mba2000 at
Mon Apr 24 22:41:40 GMT 2006

On Mon, 24 Apr 2006 23:10:41 +0200
Love <lha at> wrote:

> Michael B Allen <mba2000 at> writes:
> > 100 Mexican dinars says MS's implementation ends up being the "standard"
> > regardless of what the Kerberos illuminati think. MS could have chosen not
> > to hijack GeneralString but I suppose we should be happy they used UTF-8.
> Kerberos extentions will happen for other reasons, but until extentions
> happen, microsoft have not really any chance other "hijacking"
> GeneralString.  Its hardly Microsofts fault that krb-wg moves with the

I'm not pointing fingers at anyone (I agree, MS would have been critizied
more if they used a different tag). I'm just saying it doesn't really
matter what the wg does now. The horse has already left the barn. With
MS's market share, GeneralString is UTF-8.


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