[Samba] ODP: Re: samba 4 ad member - idmap = ad for machine accounts

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Tue Sep 19 10:42:14 UTC 2017

On Tue, 19 Sep 2017 12:29:37 +0200
Marco Gaiarin via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> Mandi! k.wirski via samba
>   In chel di` si favelave...
> > I'm not sure what You mean about invalidating cache?
> 'nscd' is a generic Name Services Caching Daemon normally installed
> automatically alongside winbind.
> In the past, when playing with winbind, i get confused by the cache,
> and confusion grow considering that:
> 	getent passwd user
> does not query the cache, so all seems to work byt winbind continue to
> get data from the cache, until expire (or you invalidate/restart
> nscd).

There is only one problem with that, the nscd cache isn't really used
by winbind, in fact, you shouldn't use nscd with winbind.

Winbind has its own cache.


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