1. sdalu

    nscd and nsswitch doesn't seem to be working together

    I've configure nsswitch.conf to use ldap (via nss-pam-ldapd). Configuration is working fine, but I want to avoid querying too much the ldap server, so I decided to use nscd for caching passwd/group lookup. I used this simple configuration in nsswitch.conf (other entries are left unchanged), and...
  2. dch

    what are appropriate settings for /etc/nsswitch.conf and mdns?

    I've been using zeroconf for several years happily but I get continual log error messages from security/spiped: 2016-11-06T10:17:00.398940+00:00 wintermute spiped: NSSWITCH(_nsdispatch): mdns_minimal, hosts, getaddrinfo, not found, and no fallback provided 2016-11-06T10:17:19.095431+00:00...