[Samba] Multithreaded SAMBA/Winbind

simo idra at samba.org
Mon May 18 20:58:57 GMT 2009

On Mon, 2009-05-18 at 22:20 +0200, Nicolas Dorfsman wrote:
>         I used TW for servers.
>         It is a really heavy application which is probably use
> getent()  
> extensively.
>         I'm afraid they're talking about have a MTed winbindd.
>         Is there a chance to elminate problem with a cache daemon like
> nscd ?

Nscd may cause other problems but you can try.
Another way is to simply use the default behavior in winbindd and return
nothing to get*ent() calls.

Any application that relies (let's aside heavily) on get*ent() calls is
almost certainly broken ...


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer <simo at samba.org>
Principal Software Engineer at Red Hat, Inc. <simo at redhat.com>

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