[OpenAFS] Re: pts groups -> unix groups

Adam Megacz megacz@cs.berkeley.edu
Fri, 31 Aug 2007 18:40:15 -0700

Stephen Joyce <stephen@physics.unc.edu> writes:
> Does anyone have a solution to use AFS PTS group memberships for unix
> groups? My first impulse was to regenerate /etc/group periodically
> with userlists obtained from PTS group memberships. Has anyone written
> such a script already?

I've considered hacking up libnss-ptdb so that getgrent() and friends
are serviced out of the ptdb.  But I'm not really sure if there would
be much advantage to that, other than aesthetics.

  - a

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