maximum NTLM_AUTH/Winbind concurrent request

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Thu Dec 16 13:42:16 MST 2010

On Fri, 2010-12-10 at 08:23 +0000, Tharanga Abeyseela (RGA) wrote:
> Is it avialabkle on 3.5.* version or 3.x versions ?

No. 3.6 only, or else you can change (from memory) the
WINBINDD_MAX_CLIENTS define manually in the source code yourself. 

> is it a directive in smb.conf ?


> winbind max clients=xxxx

But note Volker's warning that it will just help ensure there is a
queue, rather than processing the operations in parallel.  Patches to
make things actually parallel are apparently being developed, which will
make a real difference here once finished.  

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 
Samba Developer, Cisco Inc.

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