Subject: Re: 3.0 YP lookup latency
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Brian Ginsbach <>
List: tech-net
Date: 06/21/2006 20:44:02
On Wed, Jun 21, 2006 at 09:53:49PM +0200, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> On Wed, 21 Jun 2006, Stephen M. Jones wrote:
> >This has resolved my issue without any adverse affects.  I'm not exactly
> >clear on what the trade off is on either configuration.  As noted by
> >others, there definitely is a bug with the default option which surfaces
> >with larger installations running 3.x.  For now, I'm fine with the second
> >config option, which seems to work as expected.
> I wonder if we shoulad add this into the BUGS section of nsswitch.conf.5 
> (unless someone's gonna fix the 'compat' code)...

No, it needs to be fixed.  And I think we are close.