Idmap changes in 3.6

Michael Adam obnox at
Thu Feb 3 16:52:29 MST 2011

Hi Andrew,

Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Thu, 2011-01-27 at 01:09 +0100, Michael Adam wrote:
> > I would like to suggest a radical but very consistent subsequent
> > change to idmapping that will get rid of the old and often
> > confusing configuration that keeps questions popping up on the
> > mailing lists and in bugzilla because it creates an illusion of
> > a backwards compatibility that is in many cases deceiving.
> > 
> > It is to late for me right now to write down the details.
> > I will send a follow-up mail soon.
> Michael, 
> As we seem to be in a mood for discussing parameter changes, I wondered
> if you had found time to detail your plans are for idmap?

I still have the text open in the editor but I got distracted
again and again. I will send the mail real soon. Please stay tuned...

Cheers - Michael

> Andrew Bartlett
> -- 
> Andrew Bartlett                      
> Authentication Developer, Samba Team 
> Samba Developer, Cisco Inc.

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