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Re: Best approach for authenticating hosts for NFS (v3)?
- From: Christoph Hellwig <hch at infradead dot org>
- To: Chris Siebenmann <cks at cs dot toronto dot edu>
- Cc: Linux NFS Mailing list <linux-nfs at vger dot kernel dot org>, libc-alpha at sourceware dot org
- Date: Wed, 5 Nov 2014 00:56:09 -0800
- Subject: Re: Best approach for authenticating hosts for NFS (v3)?
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- References: <20141104165313 dot CA9025A04C1 at testapps dot cs dot toronto dot edu>
On Tue, Nov 04, 2014 at 11:53:13AM -0500, Chris Siebenmann wrote:
> [*: Building a NSS module that supports netgroup lookups requires using
> an internal glibc header file to get a definition of a struct that
> is passed to NSS netgroup lookup functions.
It seems like that's where you should attack the problem. I've Cced the
glibc list to open the question if they really intended it to be a
And even if they do using it anyway and dealign with the fact that you
have to be extremly careful with libc updates still sounds a lot less
painful than the other options.