[Samba] samba v3 slow with 'security = server'

Anthony Iano-Fletcher Anthony.Iano-Fletcher at nih.gov
Mon Jan 3 21:15:28 GMT 2005

Hello Andrew

  Your comment about running winbindd is the key here. I didn't realise
that it caches the connection to the domain controller and that is exactly
what I need. With that daemon running everything is much more responsive.



On 04 Jan 2005 at 07:15:49, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Mon, 2005-01-03 at 10:57 -0800, Spike Burkhardt wrote:
> > Anthony,
> > 
> >   I don't think changing authentication to 'security = Domain' would help a
> > performance problem. 
> I would still move to security=domain.  There is different logic in
> those code paths, and it is much more stable.  It is also worth starting
> winbindd, as it caches the connection to the domain controller, even if
> you don't use it's other features.
> Andrew Bartlett
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> Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at hawkerc.net

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