[Samba] domain controller's unavailability

TAKAHASHI Motonobu monyo at monyo.com
Tue Dec 14 11:32:38 MST 2010

2010/12/14 Vladimir Vassiliev <vova at edu.yar.ru>:
> Is there any way to reliably setup winbind user and group resolution (in
> either smb.conf or nsswitch.conf) so that domain controller's unavailability
> doesn't cause slowdown of the whole system? That slowdown applies to every
> program trying to fetch some user information even when it doesn't need
> domain users.

How about "winbind offline logon = yes" and  cached_login option for
pam_winbind ?

After 3.5.0, wbinfo --ccache-save command is also available.

TAKAHASHI Motonobu <monyo at monyo.com>

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