Fedora DS Support

Endi Sukma Dewata edewata at redhat.com
Wed Aug 26 12:35:10 MDT 2009


Attached is the patch created against the master branch. I haven't been
able to test it because I'm still having a build problem with the
master branch. So please feel free to try it. I'll let you know when I
can get it to work. Thanks.

Endi S. Dewata

----- "Andrew Bartlett" <abartlet at samba.org> wrote:

> On Wed, 2009-08-26 at 01:17 -0400, Endi Sukma Dewata wrote:
> > Andrew,
> > 
> > Sorry about the delay. I was finally able to run the Samba test with
> Fedora DS
> > backend. For now I'm still using the alpha 7 release because that's
> the version
> > that I have deployed successfully with FDS. Attached is the test
> result.
> OK.  It looks like it at least ran, which is a good sign.  
> > To get the test working I had to make 2 minor changes:
> > - add system:anonymous parameter in smb.conf
> > - add aci parameter in the second provisioning command
> > These parameters are described in this page:
> > http://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Samba4/LDAP_Backend/Fedora_DS_2
> > 
> > If I understood correctly these parameters should not be required
> anymore
> > in the future, so the above changes are just temporary.
> Yes.  But their removal may have also broken things - fixing the
> Fedora
> DS backend to work without these (insecure) parameters is the task I
> need you to take on.
> > I will submit a patch for the test script tomorrow, then I will
> revisit the
> > openldap-backend branch from your git repository to see what's the
> problem.
> That code is now in master, so please just pull from the current GIT
> tree.  (The patch will need to be against master too). 
> Congratulations on the progress!
> Andrew Bartlett
> -- 
> Andrew Bartlett
> http://samba.org/~abartlet/
> Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org
> Samba Developer, Cisco Inc.
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