Still testing needed: New passwd/group AD/SAM integration
Thu Apr 10 17:21:00 GMT 2014
On 4/10/2014 10:53 AM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> Hi folks,
> The latest snapshot, 2014-04-10, is a snapshot from CVS HEAD again.
> It contains the latest crazy ideas in terms of the user and group
> account creation without requiring the /etc/passwd and /etc/group
> Not a lot has changed since we made a break to test for 1.7.29,
> but there's one important change I'd like to point out:
> * cygserver now provides system-wide passwd/group entry caching.
> All processes started *after* cygserver will try to fetch passwd
> and group entries from cygserver. While this is probably a bit
> slow at the start, the longer cygserver runs, the more information
> is present and later started processes will get the information
> with all due speed.
Do we need to install cygserver.exe from the snapshot in order to get
this functionality, or is cygwin1.dll enough?
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