# Unix group memberships?

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Mon Nov 20 15:02:01 GMT 2006

On Mon, Nov 20, 2006 at 09:29:53AM -0500, simo wrote:
> > So if we agree that at some point in the future we can dump
> > NIS _netgroup_ support, then we can completely dump this +@&
> > hackery.
>
> Or we could add the "netgroups" domain so that if you want to use them
> you just have to specify the netgroups\group target :-)

In theory possible, but the problem here is that the
innetgr(3) function wants a name, not a SID. Right now I
don't see how we can sanely check that, given that the
authoritative source is the NT-style token right now.

Volker
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