PATCHES: Password sync as active directory domain controller

Stefan Metzmacher metze at
Mon Jun 27 06:29:11 UTC 2016

Am 27.06.2016 um 06:59 schrieb Andrew Bartlett:
> On Tue, 2016-06-21 at 01:03 +0300, Alexander Bokovoy wrote:
>> On Mon, 20 Jun 2016, Stefan Metzmacher wrote:
>>> Am 10.06.2016 um 11:49 schrieb Alexander Bokovoy:
>>>> On Fri, 10 Jun 2016, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
>>>>> On Fri, 2016-05-06 at 13:36 +0200, Stefan Metzmacher wrote:
>>>>>> If I have my slides done:-)
>>>>>> In the meantime I've rebased and squashed on top of current
>>>>>> master:
>>>>>> s/heads/
>>>>>> master4-gpgme
>>> I've rebased that branch on current master.
>>>>> I would like to look into this next week.  
>>>> I did run through a half of the review but I have trouble in
>>>> actually
>>>> successfully running the tests, they seem to fail to me. The code
>>>> changes seem to be logical to me so not sure what happens.
>>> Do you have gpgme-devel and python-gpgme installed?
>> I do, the code builds fine, make test fails if I run the gpgme tests
>> alone. I'll do another round today after setting up IOLab's
>> environment.
> As a start, can we please have the configure script print out suggested
> package names to install for gpgme, and put the info in the WHATSNEW?


> I'm out of time at work today, and this is the point I got stuck on :-)
> More broadly, how do we know that putting in extra info into
> supplementalCredentials is safe?  It isn't that I'm opposed - I think
> it is high time we started innovating ahead of Microsoft, because that
> is where Samba is at its best - but I figure you have thought of that
> also. 

I tested replicating to Windows and logged in there and changed the password
and replicated the result back to Samba in order to have a look.

Windows doesn't remove the SambaGPG field but rotate it to the first place,
while we put the current value to the end. So we only use it if it's the
last field.


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