[jcifs] Can we configure a backup domain controller in jCIFS

Michael B Allen mba2000 at ioplex.com
Fri Mar 30 05:41:03 GMT 2007

On Thu, 29 Mar 2007 21:05:22 -0700 (PDT)
kannan_Jayaprakash <kannan_jayaprakash at infosys.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
> We are using jCIFS for SSO in our web application. I'm in look out for some
> information regarding jCIFS.
> firstly,
> while configuring my web.xml with the ip for domain controller, i would like
> to know if we could have a back up IP where the system could look up if my
> primary server(for authentication) is down.
> i would also like to know if we could implement jCIFS without manipulating
> the web.xml. I would also like to know if there are any alternatives for
> jCIFS using which i could implement user authentication.
> Any information on this would be of great help.

There's a patch in the patches directory that implements load balancing
using DNS instead of WINS. It's call DnsSrv.patch.


Michael B Allen
PHP Active Directory Kerberos SSO

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