Remove unused stuff from winbindd

simo idra at
Wed Dec 12 14:06:09 GMT 2007

On Wed, 2007-12-12 at 09:30 +0100, Stefan (metze) Metzmacher wrote:
> >> - WINBINDD_DUAL_SIDS2XIDS is disabled (#if 0) currently and I'd like to
> >>   remove it. Unused code is broken code and we can get it easily back
> >>   from the git history.
> > 
> > Except for this which I'd like to revive soon.
> What means soon days/weeks/month ?

Not sure yet.

> I'm currently converting the winbindd internal messaging to the NDR
> based protocol and I it's pointless to convert code that's not compiled
> at all.
> I agree the feature would be really usefull and we should readd it,
> the question is just, does that happens before or after 3.2.0.
> If you plan that for 3.2.0 then I'll leave it in otherwise
> I'd propose to reimplement it on top of the new NDR based protocol.
> I hope to get the NDR based stuff ready for 3.2.1.

I am still wondering why all this fuss with NDR, can we have some
performance tests before we switch ?


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer <simo at>
Senior Software Engineer at Red Hat Inc. <ssorce at>

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