----- "Andrew Bartlett" <abartlet(a)samba.org> wrote:
- a replacement for the Samba4 rdn_name module. For OpenLDAP I
tried out ITS#6055 but it fails, sadly.
I don't know of any comparable effort in Fedora DS.
We're considering this proposal for FDS:
At this point it's still being designed, so I can't say yet when this
would become available.
- Transaction support. While most of the transaction-aware tasks
Samba have now been either pushed off as 'too hard on LDAP' or into
modules that are now in the LDAP backend, we still do need
Transaction on FDS is deferred until later this year:
- A way to easily detect that we have OpenLDAP or Fedora DS
on the system, and what it's version is. Once we have that, we could
start trying to run at least some of Samba4's tests against such a
backend regularly (and stop breaking it so often).
The buildsamba02 machine is configured to test against FDS:
I hope there's somebody who could maintain a similar system configured
- Some help debugging the existing 'make test' failures!
I've fixed some FDS-specific failures. I'll send you the patches soon.
To address a broader range of use cases, I'm looking forward to
Endi has promised for a 'ldap backend config file' as input to
provision. Hopefully this will reduce the options we have to present
users on the provision command line.
Sorry about the delay on this. It's coming but slowly because I have to
handle other issues as well.
Endi S. Dewata