Tony Earnshaw <tonni(a)hetnet.nl> wrote:
There is a (limited) number of documented masters of "the real
subscribing to this list on a regular basis and Buchan Milne is one of
them; indeed I personally am (and my sites are) indebted to him for his
work. Nuff said.
I wasn't suggesting Buchan Milne did not know about "the real world", I
was just expaling why I was looking for an odd setup.
You could, at least, answer his question and tell him why you need
proceed in the obtuse manner you demonstrate instead of waving his
question airily away with the argument: that your needs "require major
refactoring of some IT mess, which is not in the short terms gaols".
Well, I attempt to setup a directory while retaining an existing
authentication mecanism, because changing that would require modifying a
lot of things, including machines I don't have administrative access to.
That's a desirable goal, but I don't want to work on it immediatly. Is
that position so shocking?