LDAP & ptloader Take2

Rob Siemborski rjs3 at andrew.cmu.edu
Mon Jan 19 09:51:00 EST 2004

On Fri, 16 Jan 2004, Tim Pushor wrote:

> Also, what happens if the ptloader dies? will master restart it? I am
> assuming group based authorization will fail at that point. Anything worse?

Yes, as with any other cyrus service.

There is a cache that will keep group based authorization going for a few
hours.  However, if communication with the ptloaded daemon fail you may
eventually start to see logins take a signficant amount of time.


Rob Siemborski * Andrew Systems Group * Cyert Hall 207 * 412-268-7456
Research Systems Programmer * /usr/contributed Gatekeeper

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