Bug#368251: [Pkg-samba-maint] Bug#368251: winbind NSS, omitted groups

Steve Langasek vorlon at debian.org
Thu Mar 1 08:39:33 CET 2007

On Thu, Mar 01, 2007 at 07:23:45AM +0100, Christian Perrier wrote:
> As a winbind user, I think that these should be interesting defaults
> to add to the default smb.conf, yes.

> We can't do anything for existing configurations. Adding options to an
> existing smb.conf (during an upgrade) is really too dangerous, imho
> and fixing this should be left to the local admin (after all,
> installing a samba server *requires* some skills with samba).

> So, I propose that, as a side consequence of this bug report, we add
> both options to th edefgault smb.conf, commented (just like all other
> default winbind options we provide).

Do we understand why these are no longer the built-in defaults upstream?

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
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