[PATCH] Change libpdb -> libsamba-passdb, break ABI and fix Bug 10720 - error: Unable to convert first SID

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sun Nov 30 15:47:52 MST 2014

Just a heads-up with a broader subject line to gain some more attention.
This fix is a blocker for 4.2, but we didn't want to put it in without
giving the rest of the team a reasonable chance to comment.  If you have
concerns after reading over this, please let us know soon!


On Fri, 2014-11-28 at 15:35 +1300, Garming Sam wrote:
> On 26/11/14 16:11, Garming Sam wrote:
> > The first two patches improves our current testing to correctly 
> > identify the error. They simply build upon the existing wbinfo_sid2xid 
> > tests and are currently in auto-build.
> >
> > The other three patches fix the actual issue. The first plumbs a 
> > pointer to struct unixid instead of uid/gid. The second fixes the 
> > return of the id type and the last fixes the ABI - which with 
> > renaming, we can also fix another bug 
> > (https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=10355) where it has naming 
> > conflicts with Brookhaven Protein DataBank libpdb.
> >
> The first two patches are now in master, with a minor change to flush 
> the cache for the other tests.
> The other three only appear to have failed the duplicate symbol check so 
> I've reattached the patches with the build scripts slightly modified so 
> they don't depend on pdb directly.
> Thoughts would be nice.
> Thanks,
> Garming Sam

Andrew Bartlett
Authentication Developer, Samba Team  http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT          http://catalyst.net.nz/services/samba

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