Created 4 Apr 2000 at 06:23 UTC by lkcl.Homepage: http://cb1.com/~lkcl/cifs/draft-lkcl-sidtouidmap-00.html
SURS - SID to uid Resolution System
This is an essential and very simple system that provides integration between the Unix and NT (originally VAX/VMS) Security models
The correct application and use of this simple system is... obscure, at best.
The aim of the project is to produce an nsswitch.conf-like system, with pluggable modules and configuration controlled by /etc/sursswitch.conf
Timothy Cole has written up a first implementation of this, however at the moment, Samba is using an API with identical functionality (because we are pushed for time, and are still working things out)
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