bin/88460: Import /usr/bin/getent from NetBSD.
jpeg at thilelli.net
Fri Nov 4 09:00:37 PST 2005
The following reply was made to PR bin/88460; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: "Julien Gabel" <jpeg at thilelli.net>
To: "Dan Nelson" <dnelson at allantgroup.com>
Cc: freebsd-gnats-submit at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: bin/88460: Import /usr/bin/getent from NetBSD.
Date: Fri, 4 Nov 2005 17:59:31 +0100 (CET)
> The following reply was made to PR bin/88460; it has been noted by GNATS.
> From: Dan Nelson <dnelson at allantgroup.com>
> To: Julien Gabel <jpeg at thilelli.net>
> Cc: freebsd-gnats-submit at freebsd.org
> Subject: Re: bin/88460: Import /usr/bin/getent from NetBSD.
> Date: Thu, 3 Nov 2005 13:59:31 -0600
> In the last episode (Nov 03), Julien Gabel said:
>> Yes, i vote for this one! Since you provide a patch, i just want to
>> say that if the `getent' command finally reach the FreeBSD tree, my
>> old PR bin/79903 requesting this particular inclusion (but without a
> patch) may be closed too. FYI, the proposed modifications seems ok
>> on both RELENG_6 and -CURRENT machines (tested in a local
>> environment). Thank you very much, Dan.
> I only verified that it works with both NIS and LDAP on 5.4 systems,
> but I would be surprised if there were any problems on other versions.
> It uses standard lookup functions.
Yes, works great on a RELENG_6 desktop using NIS and LDAP repositories.
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