Some fixes for password-server conf option and IPv6

Isaac Boukris iboukris at
Thu Feb 22 11:34:32 UTC 2018


On Mon, Jan 15, 2018 at 4:13 PM, Isaac Boukris <iboukris at> wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 15, 2018 at 3:57 PM, Volker Lendecke
> <Volker.Lendecke at> wrote:
>> On Mon, Jan 15, 2018 at 03:51:14PM +0200, Isaac Boukris via samba-technical wrote:
>>> On Sat, Jan 13, 2018 at 5:30 PM, Isaac Boukris <iboukris at> wrote:
>>> > Hello all,
>>> >
>>> > Find attached two patches.
>>> Hi, I fixed the comment in the second patch, reattaching both.
>>> btw, I wonder if the logic to prefer IPv4 address over IPv6 when an
>>> FQDN resolves to both still make sense nowdays.
>>> Otherwise, the code around could use a good cleanup, see:
>> If both v4 and v6 work, why prefer v6?
> We shouldn't prefer v6 either, just ignore the family, it's less code.

To clarify, the patches do not change ipv4 preference (it is still
being preferred).

Any thoughts on these?


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