[PATCH] A merged set of smb.conf parameters!

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sun Jul 22 23:10:21 MDT 2012

This patch series creates a single table to define valid smb.conf


I started this work with Tridge last Thursday, and this finishes this
particular part of the task. 

All smb.conf parameters are declared in lib/param/param_table.c and the
matching functions are in lib/param/param_functions.c (as they have been
for some time).

There is still a number of things to do from here:
 - A number of the special handler functions are not implemented in the
lib/param code yet.  When parsed by that code, these parameters just
won't do anything special.
 - The source3/param/loadparm_ctx.c file needs to be autogenerated
 - We need to continue to merge more of the parameter handling code.
Rusty has a patch changing the string handling over to talloc, which
will make this easier. 

Regardless, this should give us less warnings and therefore less user
frustration as we move towards a release candidate of Samba 4.0!


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

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