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Re: Extracted list of smb.conf options

Subject: Re: Extracted list of smb.conf options
From: Jelmer Vernooij
Date: Thu, 18 May 2006 14:10:05 +0200
On Thu, May 18, 2006 at 01:38:00PM +0200, Volker Lendecke wrote:
> On Thu, May 18, 2006 at 04:11:45AM -0700, Andras Atzel wrote:
> > As the list file comes from a copyrighted source, it also
> > raises some legal issue. Could a copyright statement,
> > something like in winbindd_nss.h be applicable here?

> Putting _just_ the list of parameter names with their flags
> and global/share setting into a 'use for anything' file is a
> good idea I think. I'm not yet 100% certain how this
> technically could be done most cleanly, but I would consider
> this part of our external interface that others might want
> to plug into.
It should be fairly easy to generate a list (plain text or XML) from the docs 
as well. This could easily include information like type, context
(shared/global), default value and the description.

Cheers,

Jelmer
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