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

Manuel Bouyer skrev:
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.
If there may be network disconnections between the servers I would rather run
a replicated ldap server on the affected machines.

-- Ragge

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