[CentOS] nscd problem

Thu Oct 25 12:10:14 UTC 2007
Steve Rigler <srigler at marathonoil.com>

On Wed, 2007-10-24 at 16:40 -0700, James A. Peltier wrote:
> James A. Peltier wrote:
> > Hi All,
> > 
> > I just enabled nscd to see if I can speed up some operations on our 
> > large NFS/NIS environment, however, now that I've enabled nscd I am no 
> > longer able to sudo.  Can someone please point me in the right 
> > direction?  Everything was working fine prior to enabling it.
> > 
> I found on another test machine, that when I disabled the caching of 
> passwd it went back to working properly. The minute I enable passwd 
> caching in /etc/nscd.conf it stops working.

Are you using an account that's defined both locally and in NIS?