libreplace on Linux was (Re: Changing back to per-thread credentials on Linux (fixing native AIO).)

Andreas Schneider asn at
Thu Jun 28 02:03:32 MDT 2012

On Thursday 28 June 2012 17:00:31 Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> It feels like the kind of trick that would have a experienced unix
> sysadmin or developer not familiar with this particular chapter of Samba
> history pulling their hair out for a half a day, until they found the
> macro.  If you put it just in Samba, and call it samba_thread_seteuid()
> etc, then my concerns go away.


I think the name should be a different name than the system function too. 
Sorry for not thinking about that earlier when we discussed it.

	-- andreas

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