Thread safeness of winbind client
Gerald (Jerry) Carter
jerry at samba.org
Tue Dec 4 15:00:19 GMT 2007
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
Todd Stecher wrote:
> I'm playing with mod_auth_ntlm_winbind under load / Apache2, and am
> seeing a lot of issues calling out to ntlm_auth (e.g. output messages
> are getting mixed together in stdout, hanging on fgets / missed stdio ).
> I'm contemplating calling winbind directly using
> winbind_request_response(PAM_AUTH, ....) to satisfy basic auth requests,
> instead of handing it off to ntlm_auth, but I'm not about to try this in
> Apache2's multi threaded environment if it will create problems into the
> winbind client libraries.
> Has anyone seen / solved similar problems?
Jeremy recently fixes some thread safety issues in nss_winbind
on Linux. But not in the actual winbind client code.
Samba ------- http://www.samba.org
Likewise Software --------- http://www.likewisesoftware.com
"What man is a man who does not make the world better?" --Balian
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v184.108.40.206 (Darwin)
Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http://enigmail.mozdev.org
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
More information about the samba-technical