[IPA] SID allocation using DNA plugin

Dmitri Pal dpal at redhat.com
Wed Nov 11 22:16:26 MST 2009

Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Wed, 2009-11-11 at 18:08 -0500, Endi Sukma Dewata wrote:
>> Andrew,
>> ----- "Andrew Bartlett" <abartlet at samba.org> wrote:
>>> It already is in the Samba source tree (we are the upstream for this
>>> file).  Just like Samba4Top, it can be added to the generated schema -
>>> and would preferably read the Samba3 schema we ship as input.  We even
>>> have a conversion tool From the OpneLDAP format to the AD-LDIF,
>>> currently provided as bin/oLschema2ldif.
>> So far I was able to fix the oLschema2ldif to convert Samba 3 schema
>> file into AD-LDIF by adding the following attributes:
>> * attributeID
>> * governsID
>> * isSingleValued
>> * oMSyntax
>> * defaultObjectCategory
>> However, I'm still missing the schemaIdGuid. How do I get the value of
>> this attribute for each Samba 3 schema element? Is it generated randomly
>> or converted from another value, and which function should I use?
> MD5(OID) perhaps?  (That would be unique and consistent).

Can it be SHA256 please?
It soon will be had to pass any certification with any code containing
MD5 even if it is just used to generate unique values.

> Andrew Bartlett

Thank you,
Dmitri Pal

Engineering Manager IPA project,
Red Hat Inc.

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