[PATCH] Improve OpenLDAP backend

Simo simo at samba.org
Mon Sep 16 22:50:44 CEST 2013

On Mon, 2013-09-16 at 10:07 -0700, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> These patches file off some of the rough edges around the OpenLDAP
> backend, in particular allowing us to force DIGEST-MD5, allowing the
> disable NTLMv2 patches to be dropped. 
> Next we just need the right patches for the slapd.conf to use mdb and
> the right database names, and we should be at the point we got to
> demonstrating last night. 
> Please review/merge.
> Andrew Bartlett

Is there any reason why we are not just using ldapi with external auth ?
Why do we need actual authentication (besides checking uid is root) ?


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