[Samba] protocol between pam/nss & winbindd

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Aug 2 23:15:41 UTC 2022

On Thu, 2022-06-02 at 23:42 -0400, Jonathon Reinhart via samba wrote:
> Hi Michael,
> Your question is perfectly clear to me. I'm no expert, but I
> believethe local winbind protocol is bitness-agnostic, but uses
> "host-native"byte order. 

This is correct, at least in intent.  Sorry Michael you got the run-
around earlier.

The protocol is a simple structure with a massive union, copied over
the pipe.  

I would note some uid_t and pid_t types that might change per-arch. 

Andrew Bartlett
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