Help wanted: Parse and import the LDAP display specifiers

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Sun Sep 6 15:26:58 MDT 2009

On Sun, 2009-09-06 at 08:08 -0500, Andrew Kroeger wrote:
> All:
> I am re-sending this e-mail without the huge attachment that adds the 
> MS-provided LDIF files to the source tree, as suggested by abartlet. 
> The sheer size of the LDIF files (even when bzipped) got stuck in the 
> samba-technical mailing list moderation queue.
> As the bulk of the original attachment was the original files sent by 
> MS, and my patchset includes a patch to make the files more 
> ldif-compliant, I am attaching the remaining patches to this e-mail. 
> These patches are dependent on the MS-provided LDIF files being added 
> under the source4/setup/display-specifiers/ directory.  The patch that I 
> created to do this can be pulled from the display-specifiers branch in 
> the git:// repo, as commit 
> 1249d1036158c4c8bb21f3600f0e8fa354657a65.
> After the MS-provided LDIF files have been added in the appropriate 
> location, the remaining patches in this e-mail can be applied.

Thanks!  That's the better way to do it anyway. 

I'll forward your patched header back to Microsoft and ask that like the
schema files, they include this comment prefix on their header next

Andrew Bartlett

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