centralized auth and nsswitch.conf

Matthew Dillon dillon at apollo.backplane.com
Thu Jul 24 10:57:15 PDT 2003

    This is the sort of thing where a userland-abstracted
    messaging system, e.g. the LWKT subsystem, would be the
    perfect mechanism to deal with these sorts of services.

    The actual communication might occur through a unix domain
    socket, but the abstraction almost certainly should use 
    messages and ports for maximum flexibility.


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