s4: Should we still support the "domain mixed mode"?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Fri Sep 11 05:42:48 MDT 2009

On Fri, 2009-09-11 at 13:30 +0200, Matthias Dieter Wallnöfer wrote:
> Hi metze!
> Basically the group nesting is limited in mixed mode. I think it's like 
> this: Local groups cannot be nested, but can contain global ones. Global 
> groups don't allow nesting at all. (I hope I'm right). So if you add 
> "member" attributes you have to be perform more checks.

I strongly disagree with doing extra work to support such an old mode.
We just don't have the resources to spread over trying to support every
mode AD ever supported.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Cisco Inc.
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