Where to for Samba4?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sun Sep 9 22:00:28 GMT 2007

On Sun, 2007-09-09 at 10:54 +1000, tridge at samba.org wrote:
> Andrew,
>  > One particular thought I've had suggested is to try using OpenLDAP to
>  > handle schema validation and subtree renames (by always using an
>  > OpenLDAP hdb backend).
> I think the default backend should still be the native ldb backend
> (the tdb one). I think that Samba is too hard to use, and that
> requiring a working OpenLDAP setup just makes it harder. I'd really
> like Samba4 to make Samba easier.

Well, what I am proposing is not to require a working OpenLDAP setup,
but just a working OpenLDAP install.  The rest has already been
scripted, and would be largely invisible to the user. 

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Red Hat Inc.
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