winbind apis

Shirish Pargaonkar shirishpargaonkar at
Tue Nov 2 05:18:38 MDT 2010

On Mon, Nov 1, 2010 at 5:23 PM, Volker Lendecke
<Volker.Lendecke at> wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 01, 2010 at 05:20:33PM -0500, Shirish Pargaonkar wrote:
>> Where can I find out what are winbind APIs and documentation
>> on those APIs?
> Trying to guess: You're looking for the functionality
> winbind exposes via /tmp/.winbindd/pipe? We're exposing
> almost everything of that via libwbclient these days. You
> can find the API in the Samba source under
> nsswitch/libwbclient/wbclient.h.
> Volker

Volker, Thanks.  I am not sure what exactly means or how to use
/tmp/.winbindd/pipe but will go through the APIs in wbclient.h.

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