[GSoC 2007] Improving Samba 4 winbind, a look back.

Kai Blin kai at samba.org
Wed Sep 19 21:37:41 GMT 2007

On Wednesday 19 September 2007 23:09:38 Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Wed, 2007-09-19 at 15:11 +0200, Kai Blin wrote:
> > I'm not quite sure if I understand you correctly here. Are you saying
> > that PAC caching is needed to figure out group membership? I had the
> > impression that all the caching was doing was to save us another request
> > for the PAC. Or do you only get a PAC during the log-on?
> You only get the PAC during the log-on, and it is the canonical list of
> groups that a user is a member of.

Ah, I see. I got that wrong then. I agree that PAC caching is more important 
then. Still, group functions first. Working on that right now.


Kai Blin
WorldForge developer  http://www.worldforge.org/
Wine developer        http://wiki.winehq.org/KaiBlin
Samba team member     http://www.samba.org/samba/team/
Will code for cotton.
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