access idmap cache directly from smbd

simo idra at
Sun Aug 17 14:28:37 GMT 2008

On Sun, 2008-08-17 at 16:09 +0200, Volker Lendecke wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 17, 2008 at 10:02:54AM -0400, simo wrote:
> > Not sure what difference it would make ?
> > The idmap cache is already a tdb based cache, and you already go through
> > winbindd in the normal case. I think just removing the operations that
> > save ids in your patch is close to what is needed.
> Well, many people run PDCs without winbind. In a single
> domain it is perfectly ok to do so.

I see,
maybe in this case you can make the write backs conditional to the fact
samba is not configured as a member server (ie only PDC/BDC or
standalone) and winbindd is not configured ?


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

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