[Samba] prevent normal users from getting userlist

Craig White craigwhite at azapple.com
Mon Oct 3 13:49:06 GMT 2005

On Mon, 2005-10-03 at 15:20 +0200, Florian Effenberger wrote:
> Hi Andrew,
> > Not without breaking functionality.  See, any user should be able to run
> > the ACL editor, and assign rights to users and groups.
> > 
> > You could modify code to lock this down, but I would be worried about
> > the consequences, as well as what other mean (direct LDAP query, for
> > example) you would also need to lock down.
> > 
> > I know this is difficult in strict privacy environments.  
> you are right, of course, I did not think of the ACL features needed!
> However, there are some environments where it could as well be illegal
> to allow every user to fetch the whole user list.
> Are there any plans to implement a feature to disable getting user list
> for some users?
how would this be accomplished in a purely Microsoft Windows
environment? This doesn't seem to be a samba question.


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