Fixing libwbclient struct wbcAuthUserInfo

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Thu May 28 08:50:36 GMT 2009

On Thu, 2009-05-28 at 10:28 +0200, Volker Lendecke wrote:
> On Thu, May 28, 2009 at 06:23:58PM +1000, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > I really, really want the NDR encoded 'info3' (actually, I want level 6)
> > transported intact between winbindd and Samba.  Going back and forth via
> > another structure is not only a pain, it is error prone.  If we do this
> > right, and Microsoft adds extra information in the 'reserved' fields (or
> > another level), then we simply pass on that information.  
> The problem with NDR in the winbind pipe protocol is that it
> pulls in GPL code (the NDR base libs) into something that
> will be linked into pam_winbind and nss_winbind.

No, the NDR blob is passed to the caller for it to interpret.  It
remains opaque to wbclient and other users.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 
Samba Developer, Red Hat Inc.
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