-P switch broken for client binaries

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Sat Mar 18 21:31:58 GMT 2006

On Fri, Mar 17, 2006 at 03:56:02PM +0100, Guenther Deschner wrote:
> Hi,
> since quite some time the -P switch to authenticate with a machine account
> is broken for all the client binaries (even worse, a new "/secrets.tdb" gets
> created automatically each time). 
> While this could be fixed with the attached patch, I'm wondering whether
> we could just always have popt call load_case_tables() and the lp_load
> functions.
> Would that makes sense or is that a path not worth taking?

Gunther, can you chcek this in so we can start testing with
it in place. It would be nice to have this done for the next
release. We can remove the 'load_case_tables()' call from all
the client apps.


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