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Re: RFC: Going the LDAP/Kerberos way with NetBSD.

Thor Lancelot Simon wrote:
On Tue, Apr 29, 2008 at 05:16:55PM +0200, Anders Magnusson wrote:
- NetBSD should have an infrastructure primary based on LDAP for directory services and Kerberos for authentication, which is used in all environments as feasible. Let the {s}pwd.db stuff die and
This will make using NetBSD on many embedded products infeasible.
Eh, how would that ever affect embedded products? It would just be another database to search in.

...and, I suppose that plain file searches would be even faster than using the ?pwd.db databases for such products; generally it's just too few entries to justify a database. But that's another discussion.

-- Ragge

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