can I let all winbindd processes accept connections like nginx does

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Thu Dec 19 08:52:29 MST 2013

On Thu, Dec 19, 2013 at 11:46:08PM +0800, Tom wrote:
> At 2013-12-18 04:16:23,"Volker Lendecke" <Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE> wrote:
> >On Tue, Dec 17, 2013 at 11:52:49PM +0800, Tom wrote:
> >> Platforms are all Linux. (one is Linux 3.6.3,  X86_64, another is Linux 2.6.32, X86_64.)
> >> Smaba version is 3.6.13.
> >
> >winbind from Samba 4.1 will use epoll. Any chance that you
> >use that?
> >
> Well since I wrote an winbindd client, I need to take a
> look at Samba4 to see if I can upgrade it...  

You should import the new winbind_struct_protocol.h from the
new Samba version and that should be it.

> and also need to do a test on IWA authentication...
> Do you have some plan to backport it to Samba3.6 ?

Sorry, no. It's possible, but it's not planned in an
upstream release. There are also critical fixes in the
winbind<->DC connection code coming soon which won't be
backported either. So upgrading might be interesting for you
for several reasons.


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