On Sun, 2007-09-09 at 10:54 +1000, tridge@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
> > One particular thought I've had suggested is to try using OpenLDAP to
> > handle schema validation and subtree renames (by always using an
> > OpenLDAP hdb backend).
> I think the default backend should still be the native ldb backend
> (the tdb one). I think that Samba is too hard to use, and that
> requiring a working OpenLDAP setup just makes it harder. I'd really
> like Samba4 to make Samba easier.
Well, what I am proposing is not to require a working OpenLDAP setup,
but just a working OpenLDAP install. The rest has already been
scripted, and would be largely invisible to the user.
Authentication Developer, Samba Team http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Red Hat Inc.