Samba 4.0 wishlist
abartlet at samba.org
Sat Jun 11 03:21:56 MDT 2011
On Thu, 2011-06-09 at 23:39 -0600, Trever L. Adams wrote:
> Nice to have:
> NTP signing non-blocking
This is a question for the NTP project. It should be quite practical to
have NTP contact Samba in a non-blocking fashion if someone wishes to
make that happen.
> Ability to set all the name fields, etc. from samba-tool or the like.
See ldbedit. pdbedit may also work by the time we do a release, but to
change arbitary ldap attributes, use an LDAP editor.
> As for Samba 3.6, I am afraid I am late in this cycle, but I would love
> to see something like S4's samba_dnsupdate that actually works (net ads
> dns is currently broken, at least in samba-3.5.8-68.fc15.1.x86_64 et al)
> that works whether it actually is a server or just a client. (Sorry for
> being late on this, I keep forgetting to file a bug report.)
You will need to supply more details than this, preferably in a bug
report. Please also test against Samba 3.6.0rc1 as we have already
fixed some issues here.
Samba4's samba_dnsupdate isn't anything particularly special: it's a
wrapper around nsupdate...
Andrew Bartlett http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team http://samba.org
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