On Mon, Nov 09, 2009 at 01:07:24PM +0100, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
[José L. Redrejo Rodríguez]Sure, that's one of the needed things. Also, this should also be "daemonized"Perhaps, or just run from cron. The latter is easier, but require cron to be functional. :)do you have any idea of a practical time interval to wait between requests?Not sure what is needed to maximize the changes of success, but I would go with 3 tries with 5 seconds between them, and hope that was enough.
If it is known what causes unreliability - e.g. LDAP sometimes unresponsive - then perhaps extend the script to do e.g. simple direct LDAP queries to verify if getent responses are likely to be reliable.
(sorry if I misunderstood - I haven't followed this thread closely). - Jonas -- * Jonas Smedegaard - idealist & Internet-arkitekt * Tlf.: +45 40843136 Website: http://dr.jones.dk/ [x] quote me freely [ ] ask before reusing [ ] keep private
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