[PATCH] Remove HDB requirement from 'samba-tool domain exportkeytab'

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Thu Mar 10 08:43:22 UTC 2016

On Tue, 2016-03-01 at 16:00 +0100, Andreas Schneider wrote:
> Hello,
> we can export all or one principal using 'samba-tool domain
> exportkeytab'. The 
> code loaded the HDB module to export the keytab and HDB loads samdb.
> This 
> makes the code Heimdal specific. However ever there is no need to
> talk trough 
> HDB we could directly use samdb too as the rest of samba-tool is
> already 
> working directly on sambdb.
> The attached patchset first creates the infrastructure and then
> directly get 
> the information from the samdb and creates a keytab.
> Review and push appreciated, thanks!

Going via hdb and the hdb_keytab layer was always a disgusting hack
upon a hack, which was very handy to quickly get this functionality. 
 I'm glad you found a way past it.  I'll look at the details tomorrow.

Andrew Bartlett

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

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