remaining tdb changes to merge

Jeremy Allison jra at
Fri Oct 20 11:54:55 GMT 2006

On Fri, Oct 20, 2006 at 08:09:14PM +1000, tridge at wrote:
> The remaining differences are:
>  - samba3 uses 'char *' in TDB_DATA, samba4 uses 'unsigned char *'

I though metze owed us a patch for that :-).

>  - samba3 splits out the struct tdb_transaction_el structure from the
>    main transaction struct to make it C++ compatible

I'd like to keep the C++ compatibility if possible.

>  - samba3 has extensive changes to tdbutil.c

Move 'em out - make them Samba specific functions, they
don't belong in the generic library.

>  - samba3 has extensive changes to tdbbackup, tdbdump and
>    tdbtool. 

As above.

Great work - glad to get the trees compatible !



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