On Sun, Sep 26, 2004 at 04:00:07PM -0400, David Collier-Brown wrote:
> Neal Schilling wrote:
> >Is there a complete list of directives for Samba4 or will it be the same
> >set as those for Samba 3? Also, is there any thoughts of moving the
> >smb.conf file to an XML format?
> >
> >Just a few thought,

> Hmmn, that would give the Samba team the option to clean
> up all the historical oddities that have crept in over
> the years. Of course, that's a fair bit of work, and
> SWAT would need to be changed too, implying someone
> would need to write a grammar for the new format.
>
> If there were a grammar for the new format, I (and probably
> a plethora of others) could easily build a translator from the
> existing format ...

We have some plans to move smb.conf to ldb and use ldiff as human-readable
format for it.
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/ Alexander Bokovoy
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