[Samba] large smb.conf file
Gerald (Jerry) Carter
jerry at samba.org
Mon Oct 3 21:45:30 GMT 2005
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Jeremy Allison wrote:
>> We've considered having the parent smbd re-parse the configuration
>> file into a tdb and the send a message to all the children that
>> it the configuration changed. At this point we could maintain
>> a timestamp on a per service basis. Or maybe even remove the need
>> for the in memory services array altogether.
>> The main design hurdle is variable substitution.
> Or we could wait (mod) random timel < 5secs after noticing a
> smb.conf change to spread out the load ?
Yeah we could. Simo made a change to the pcap_reload() code
to do something similar with printers. It's a band aid.
Do you remember when tridge worked on this if it was the
file i/o or the mem functions that were the bottleneck?
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