Login as a domain user when the domain controller is down with
linl at xandros.com
Thu Oct 2 14:04:51 GMT 2003
Simo Sorce wrote:
>On Wed, 2003-10-01 at 20:52, Lin Li wrote:
>>In windows when you loging as a domain user and if the domain controller
>>is down, the system will let you in with some local cache. Is there any
>>way for winbind to achieve this or is there any plan to have this
>>Also, when you logged in as a domain user and suddenlly the domain
>>controller is down, the system becomes unusable. Have a local cache may
>>help solve this.
>I have an work in progress here:
>I have some plans to extend it further to keep some more info but time
>is low for me, if you want to help out, you're wellcome.
>This module is targeted mainly toward ldap/winbind mobile users that
>need to access their own data even when out of the office while keeping
>a central point of authentication while in place at their office.
For the pam module, I'd like to add some args so it can be configured to
cache multiple users and set a cache timeout. Also we should have a nss
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