[PATCH] fix issues with the standard model control pipe.

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Sep 26 09:16:54 UTC 2017

On Tue, 2017-09-26 at 07:41 +1300, Gary Lockyer via samba-technical
> Sent a reply to Ralph, but forgot to send to the list.
> Revised patch set attached, the pre-fork patches are up for review now.
> Looking back through my notes the reasons for doing this were:
> - removing the global variables
> - ended up with identical code in the standard and pre-fork models
> - I kept breaking it while working on the pre-fork code
> - And I think the responsibility does belong a bit higher up.

It is also reasonably likely that we will need a hybrid of standard and
prefork, if we want forking NETLOGON servers and multi-process LDAP.  

Currently those are mutually exclusive, and while there are probably
other ways to do it, this is one development option I wouldn't want to
rule out. 

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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