Testing --use-rfc2307

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Thu Apr 27 21:47:52 UTC 2017

On Thu, 2017-04-27 at 21:57 +0100, Rowland Penny wrote:
> I have patches for 'samba-user create' that will obtain the NETBios
> domain name automatically, I haven't sent them to list because I
> cannot
> get a test to work because NONE of the test environments seem to load
> ypServ30.ldif. Do I attempt to modify the perl scripts (something I
> know nothing about) and possibly break something else or what ?

Yes, you will need to modify the provision command for one of the test
environments to set --use-rfc2037

It shouldn't break anything else, but naturally that is a risk.

> Can anybody explain why this was never noticed before ? I supposed
> this
> means that ypServ30.ldif is broken ;-)

We have a great amount of technical debt, particularly in untested
code.  Additional tests to address this would be most welcome.


Andrew Bartlett

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

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