updated newidmap

simo idra at samba.org
Tue Oct 3 19:05:29 GMT 2006

On Tue, 2006-10-03 at 21:04 +0200, Volker Lendecke wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 03, 2006 at 02:58:01PM -0400, simo wrote:
> > In any case we have to deal with the case the user want to use idmap_rid
> > and no allocation is possible at all even for BUILTIN (there are systems
> > where nss is simply not available).
> easy. "id allocator = fail" with fail being a module doing
> the obvious thing.

sure it's not the syntax that concerns me, but code depending on
successful allocation :-)
I meant to say, in code that calls allocation we must cope gracefully
with the fact we may not be able to allocate a single ID.


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

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