ldb speed

simo idra at samba.org
Mon Oct 30 13:46:48 GMT 2006

On Tue, 2006-10-31 at 00:27 +1100, Luke Howard wrote:
> >That was the idea, even easier consider dragging a couple of groups
> >containing 10000 users ... (means changing the member attribute on all
> >of them).
> Why would the member attribute change if the group is renamed?

*memberOf* sorry

> If you had 10000 groups that each contained a single user, and that
> user was renamed, then you would have to update the member attribute
> on all of them. (Mind you, hopefully this is a contrived example --
> I would hope one would use nested groups before putting a single user
> in 10000 individual groups!)

You may hope that, but an admin can very well do something like adding
10000 individual users to a group exp. if there is an automatic
provisioning system that does that for you.


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer
email: idra at samba.org

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