IPv6 and commit d882add695bbd5ea03961c08ac2c0380fbf2947b
jra at samba.org
Fri Sep 23 22:08:58 UTC 2022
On Fri, Sep 23, 2022 at 06:00:50PM -0400, Nathaniel W. Turner wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 21, 2022 at 12:12 PM Jeremy Allison <jra at samba.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 20, 2022 at 09:20:04PM -0700, Jeremy Allison via
> samba-technical wrote:
> >Change the API for dsgetdcname() so the caller
> >can specify if they want IPv6 or IPv4. Don't
> >return more than one address - we don't want
> >to double the lookup time for a down-DC.
> Probably should be a 'bool ip_v6_only' parameter.
> Only set it if the client has only IPv6 addresses
> Thank you very much for the pointers. I explored this approach a bit and
> got as far as hacking
> together https://gitlab.com/nathanielwyliet/samba/-/commit/efcfe8f0380c44abd52082073b7c473c153caae3
> However, I quickly realized that doesn't really work for all the use cases
> I care about, as it puts a burden on the callers to set up smb.conf just
> right. Pushing the complexity up the call stack doesn't feel like a great
> solution, especially when most parts of samba already handle this scenario
> correctly without special configuration.
> My second attempt at hacking something together is
> at https://gitlab.com/nathanielwyliet/samba/-/merge_requests/1
> Visible links
> 1. mailto:jra at samba.org
> 2. https://gitlab.com/nathanielwyliet/samba/-/commit/efcfe8f0380c44abd52082073b7c473c153caae3
> 3. https://gitlab.com/nathanielwyliet/samba/-/merge_requests/1
I'm getting 404's on those links, sorry.
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