Multithreading the KDC server - a design
hartmans at MIT.EDU
Mon Apr 4 17:21:45 EDT 2005
>>>>> "Nicolas" == Nicolas Williams <Nicolas.Williams at sun.com> writes:
Nicolas> On Mon, Apr 04, 2005 at 04:55:32PM -0400, Sam Hartman
>> >>>>> "Nicolas" == Nicolas Williams <Nicolas.Williams at sun.com>
Nicolas> Sam, why assume that the DB will require serialized
Nicolas> access? Let the DB serialize access if it cares to.
>> O, I don't think the db will require serialized access. I
>> think the rest of the code will require serial access because
>> it's currently true.
Nicolas> The rest of which code? libkdb? Or krb5kdc?
There's a lot of global state.
Yes, that's a stupid design, but it is the one we have.
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