Re: [PATCH] Don't fetch UID/GID for SFTP files

Am Mittwoch, den 12.07.2006, 23:54 +0200 schrieb Christian Kellner:
> Hey there,
> > We're currently using the UID/GID provided from the SFTP server, but
> > this is deprecated in recent sftp drafts [1]. 
> Is anybody actually following recent versions of the draft? Isn't
> OpenSSH still using version 3 or so? I remember having seen nice
> additions of functions but nobody implemented them.
> I also totally think that in most of the cases the UID/GID information
> might be totally useless but there are certain setups (in cooperate
> environments) where they actually make sense (central user database). So
> this is another trade off I guess.
> Well, since the recent draft deprecates it, it's probably a good idea to
> get rid of it anyway. We only loose the ability to change the GID in
> nautilus, right? So if somebody has objections please cry otherwise I am
> fine with the patch.


Christian Neumair <chris gnome-de org>

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