R: [Samba] howwinbind cache time works
gianlucaculot at dmsware.com
Fri Sep 14 13:46:32 GMT 2007
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> Da: Gerald (Jerry) Carter [mailto:jerry at samba.org]
> Inviato: venerdì 14 settembre 2007 14.59
> A: Gianluca Culot
> Cc: Samba at Lists. Samba. Org
> Oggetto: Re: [Samba] howwinbind cache time works
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> Gianluca Culot wrote:
> > Hello list
> > I' ve a question regarding Samba Documentation
> > I could not figure out how Winbind chace time works
> > I know thsi parameter is user to configure a period of time
> in which
> > the samba server "retain" user credential to speed up access...
> > What I need to know is WHEN this time starts and is renewed
> > the countdown is restarted every time the user authenticates ?
> > or is a cicle starting since the first user login (let's say of the
> > day ) and is restarted at the first user login after the
> countdown expired ?
> The "winbind cache time" refers to a period check made by winbindd.
> It is not related to the time a user logs one. It is more
> reasonably related to the start time of winbindd.
> cheers, jerry
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Hello Gerald and thanks for the info
So cache time will start some kind of job and lowering it too much would
bose some stressing on servers and network ?
what would a reasonable value for that param ?
Actually I've set it at 3600, but as users are blaming for new password to
be accepted too slowly... I was planning to lower it at 60...
Would it be advisable ?
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