default to tdbsam?

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Wed Jan 16 20:21:04 GMT 2008

On Wed, Jan 16, 2008 at 11:06:21PM +0300, Alexander Bokovoy wrote:
> The only concern I have is how to handle upgrades in distributions. It
> looks like there will be need to write preinstall scripts while old
> testparm is yet in the system and we can 'reliably' detect that old
> setup was indeed with smbpasswd. After new testparm is in system we'll
> lose this 'default setting' info.

Just tried "pdbedit -i smbpasswd -e tdbsam" and it worked

Sure, this is indeed an issue. But when should we do it, if
not now? I mean, I could live with smbpasswd as the default
forever, but I think tdbsam is just the better choice.

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