Number of Principals in KDC
warlord at MIT.EDU
Thu Sep 29 15:13:02 EDT 2005
Shivakeshav Santi <ss488 at cornell.edu> writes:
> Is there any limitation on the number of principals that can be stored
> in KDC. Are there any known performance issues after a certain limit ? If
> yes then what is the limit.
I have heard of no practical limit. You might have issues once you
get into the hundreds of millions of principals in one KDC, but I have
no real data to back me up on that assertion. I've never heard of any
KDC deployment ever having a problem due to the number of principals.
Derek Atkins, SB '93 MIT EE, SM '95 MIT Media Laboratory
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