simo idra at
Fri Aug 8 19:04:53 GMT 2008

On Fri, 2008-08-08 at 10:21 -0700, Douglas VanLeuven wrote:
> Volker Lendecke wrote:
> > On Mon, Aug 04, 2008 at 07:43:09AM -0400, simo wrote:
> > 
> >> If we salvage the "default" option we can still have great flexibility
> >> w/o too much pain. Moving to a per range allocator would make things
> >> simpler to understand from a configuration POV, although it would
> > 
> > Sorry, but here I disagree. Having multiple allocators is
> > bad from my point of view. I don't understand the scenario
> > that you want to cover with it.
> > 
> I was at sea when you started this thread or I would have commented 
> earlier.  I'm unclear about one implication.
> What about the case of idmap_ad which is not writable but desired to be 
> the default with a tdb backend for local accounts each with different 
> uid/gid ranges?
> Is the new system going to work for that scenario?

This was one of the scenarios why I wanted to salvage the "default" flag


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

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