s3: Quieten a bogus error message

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Nov 9 15:48:48 MST 2010

On Tue, 2010-11-09 at 23:32 +0100, Volker Lendecke wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 10, 2010 at 07:26:01AM +1100, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > While I wish users would not set 'auth methods' manually, it is
> > available and this is a perfectly reasonable syntax.  I agree your patch
> > is much clearer than just letting it fall down to the default below.
> The reason why my customer is doing that is to avoid smbd to
> swamp the DC when winbind is down. It's a really large
> deployment, and if thousands of smbds would simultaneously
> connect to the DCs, it would be very unhappy.

Indeed!  Part of why I don't like users setting this setting is because
I would like us to be able to change the defaults.  Do you think we can
get rid of the non-winbind case any time soon?

BTW, the correct error should probably be NT_STATUS_NO_LOGON_SERVERS in
that case. 

Andrew Bartlett

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