[PATCH] wbclient password change calls

simo idra at samba.org
Fri Aug 29 16:06:22 GMT 2008

On Fri, 2008-08-29 at 10:40 -0500, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
> Hash: SHA1
> Guenther Deschner wrote:
> > Hey,
> > 
> > Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
> >> Guenther Deschner wrote:
> >>> Hi,
> >>> in order to move more apps to use libwbclient we need at least an
> >>> apropriate call to change user passwords.
> >>> Any comments to the attached proposal?
> >> +1 from me.  Looks good.  Thanks Guenther.
> > 
> > Cool, pushing it then to v3-devel at least.
> > 
> > Btw.: do we have a plan/idea when we change the so 
> > version numbers of our new shared libs ?
> Since we decided against the GNU linker symbol versioning,
> you change is going to require a new bump.  So this would
> be libwbclient.so.1.  We expected that the password change
> API addition would cause this however so not a big deal.

If this one just adds a function it is technically not necessary.
Or is this change actually changing a function signature ?

sonames bumps are really necessary only if the ABI changes.


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

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