svn commit: samba r3564 - in trunk/source: auth include lib passdb smbd

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Thu Nov 11 08:35:03 GMT 2004

On Sat, 2004-11-06 at 09:54, vlendec at wrote:
> Author: vlendec
> Date: 2004-11-05 22:54:48 +0000 (Fri, 05 Nov 2004)
> New Revision: 3564
> WebSVN:
> Log:
> During a typical logon a modern workstation makes a lot of anonymous session
> setups on its way to open a pipe. This gets rid of many round-trips to the
> LDAP server during logon by setting up the server_info_guest once and not
> asking the LDAP server and nss every time. Make sure that the ldap connection
> is reopened in the child. (I did not look at the sql backends.)

On Fedora Core 2, this caused smbd to die with SIG_PIPE.  Now, this is a
Fedora bug (old nss_ldap, I think), but I wanted to make sure you know
about it...

Andrew Bartlett
Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at
Authentication Developer, Samba Team  
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at
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