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Re: (ITS#6016) Make moduleload automatic
Pierangelo Masarati wrote:
> email@example.com wrote:
>> As a further clarification - we're only considering this for backends and
>> overlays; other dynamically loaded elements' (like syntaxes, password hashes,
>> whatever) behavior will not be changed.
> I see quite a few issues (unless already discussed). For example, one
> would typically discover the need to load back_monitor.la only close to
> the end of the configuration, while the module defines some specific
> schema and even some specific calls that may be needed by other backends
> instantiated earlier in order to allow custom monitoring. I guess the
> problem can be generalized.
Right. I think we'll go with another approach instead - Samba will always spit
out moduleload directives. We'll change moduleload to check for
already-existing backends or overlays, and silently succeed in those cases.
-- Howard Chu
CTO, Symas Corp. http://www.symas.com
Director, Highland Sun http://highlandsun.com/hyc/
Chief Architect, OpenLDAP http://www.openldap.org/project/