Proposals for idmap backend redesign [was Re: svn commit: samba
r16822 - in trunk/source/include: .]
Gerald (Jerry) Carter
jerry at samba.org
Wed Jul 5 18:30:34 GMT 2006
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Jeremy Allison wrote:
> Sound right to me. Correct separation of mechanism and policy.
>> The cache can be shared by smbd and winbindd thus removing
>> the sid to id cache in lookup_sid.c. The persistent backend
>> and hence uid/gid allocation is only provided by winbindd.
> Yes - and separate out the request for an id mapping and
> the allocation of a new one. Push that up into the caller
> to make that decsision.
ok. I think we'll all clear on what needs to be done.
>> Sound reasonable? I will volunteer to do the initial
>> redesign work if everyone agrees.
> Sounds fine to me. Thanks,
Depending on which one of us gets some free time first :-)
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