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

On Thu, May 01, 2008 at 12:48:42PM +0200, Anders Magnusson wrote:
> [...]
> -  {s}pwd.db.  Should not be needed at all anymore.  Actually, I think 
> that using
>   just the files when <50 entries in the passwd file would be faster 
> than doing a
>   db lookup.   Haven't tested though, but would be quick to do.
>   The point here is that if there are more than 50 users on the system 
> you probably
>   want a directory server on your machine.

No, not on a system where reliability is the primary constaint.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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