Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 190422
Memory leak on Winbind
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:09 EST
Description of problem:
Winbind process periodically begins to leak memory, and memory utilisation then
grows without limit until the service is restarted.
Winbind has been set to run in double daemon mode with option in
The servers are authenticating against a Windows 2000 domain controller of
approx 6,000 accounts.
No nscd process is running.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Systems use samba-3.0.9-1.3E.7 package as supplied by RHN.
Run the servers for a long time :)
Memory utilisation begins to grows from 4% and continues to rise until service
Memory utilisation should be stable.
Attaching smb.conf and krb5.conf.
Created attachment 128471 [details]
Created attachment 128472 [details]
Kerberos configuration file
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