[Samba] Re: proposed list of parameter to remove in 3.0.23

simo idra at samba.org
Thu May 11 23:38:38 GMT 2006

On Thu, 2006-05-11 at 15:49 -0700, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
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> Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > When we were looking to publish the original 3.0, I 
> > lobbied to keep --with-ldapsam as meaning 'do much
> > as what Samba 2.2 did', because we> had a lot of
> > documentation that told users to do this.  I also wanted it
> > to be easier to upgrade.
> > 
> > I'm far from certain it remains a good idea.  2.2 is 
> > long past, and it just confuses users now.
> I think it was the right choice then.  But as the
> comments have shown, most people don't understand
> what the option does any more.

I wonder if it works correctly today after all the changes been made to
the passdb layer.


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer
email: idra at samba.org

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