[PATCH] loadparm: check for VFS modules required by AD DC role

SATOH Fumiyasu fumiyas at osstech.co.jp
Tue Nov 27 05:56:36 UTC 2018


I have a question about this topic.

On Tue, 27 Nov 2018 03:36:19 +0900,
David Disseldorp via samba-technical wrote:
> When Samba is running as an AD compatible domain controller and the
> "vfs objects" parameter is not set, then the dfs_samba4 and acl_xattr
> modules are automatically enabled. However, if the "vfs objects" is
> defined, then the setting is left as-is.
> This means that attempts to us other VFS modules have the side effect of
> disabling the dfs_samba4 and acl_xattr modules, causing unexpected
> behaviour.

All shares on Samba AD DC requires dfs_samba4 and acl_xattr modules?
Or only the "SYSVOL" share on Samba AD DC require it?

> This change ensures that when running as a domain controller, Samba logs
> an error if the required VFS modules are not enabled by an explicit
> "vfs objects" definition.
> Bug: https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=10560

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