Subject: Re: 3.0 YP lookup latency
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Stephen M. Jones <>
List: tech-net
Date: 06/21/2006 14:57:16
> I wonder if we shoulad add this into the BUGS section of nsswitch.conf.5 
> (unless someone's gonna fix the 'compat' code)...
>   - Hubert (using non-compat NIS since ~forever)


If its going to stick around, then maybe nsswitch.conf should not default
to it.  A simple warning in the BUGS section that it becomes more and
more inefficient the larger the map gets would suffice.