tdbsam as default passdb backend in 3.4
jra at samba.org
Tue May 26 21:52:49 GMT 2009
On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 10:20:37PM +0200, Michael Adam wrote:
> Ok, this is the only thing, whether we are too late in the
> release preparation phase with a pre-release (but not rc)
> already out of the door. I can't judge if this change is
> too big to enter after prerelease-stage. I still vote for
> it to go into 3.4.
What does Karolin think ? As release manager I
respect her opinion here.
> > Making this change in master means that we get more time +
> > testing resource to make sure the changeover goes smoothly.
> I think the main point here is the users / packagers.
> According to Simo, Fedora uses tdbsam in the default smb.conf,
> and I think Debian does the same. So these are already two
> big distros without any problem.
Can we check this please ?
> I can't imagine what kind of special testing this change would
> require us developers to do. But maybe I am too naive. :-)
Upgrades.... What if someone has no "passdb backend = "
parameter, and is currently using smbpasswd...
> So let's at least put this in master immediately.
> And don't stop discussing this here...
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