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Re: No child processes when starting slapd (2.3.4)
On Tue, 2005-08-02 at 10:51 -0700, Howard Chu wrote:
> Samuel Tran wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > I have installed OL 2.3.4 on a Debian Sarge box.
> > When I start slapd I don't see any children slapd processes.
> > Is there a way to control the number of children processes spawned at
> > startup?
> OpenLDAP slapd is multi-threaded, not multi-process. It does not spawn
> child processes. On older Linux kernels with LinuxThreads the thread
> library created a process for each thread, but that's a system-dependent
> detail, not particular to OpenLDAP.
You are correct.
On my old Debian Woody servers a 'ps' shows the slapd threads as
Sorry for the confusion.
Samuel Tran <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Systems Administration - Information Technology
American Museum of Natural History