Brandon Craig Rhodes
brandon at oit.gatech.edu
Tue Oct 28 21:25:23 GMT 2003
Jeremy Allison <jra at samba.org> writes:
> Hopefully not :-(. Did you try Andrew Bartletts suggestion of
> running winbindd to cause it to linearise the queries to the DC ?
>From what I am seeing, contention for the secrets.tdb record lock on
the client machines are automatically linearizing requests from
particular labs, and only three labs are up at the moment.
I am thinking that our 2 MB smbpasswd file is probably becoming a
point of resource contention. I would like to move over to something
that does not require a linear search, and a passdb.tdb seems the most
obvious quick target - but unfortunately most of the 23,452 entries
are old-style ones of the form:
without the trailing unique identifiers that the pdbedit command needs
to migrate an smbpasswd file to a passdb.tdb hash.
Does *anyone* know how to process an old-style smbpasswd file to add
the trailing unique identifiers to each entry?!
Brandon Craig Rhodes http://www.rhodesmill.org/brandon
Georgia Tech brandon at oit.gatech.edu
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