[K12OSN] Off Topic: Local unix user account limit?
jim at winonacotter.org
Thu Dec 14 22:11:50 UTC 2006
Does anyone know if there is a limit to how many user accounts unix/linux can
handle? I have a school district that wants to know if we can build them a
server that can handle 24,000 local users. I don't know if linux can handle
that. I am also thinking this may need to be a server farm. They want ftp
folders for all students. Is there a limit with LDAP that anyone knows about?
Odd request, but if any of you know, I would appreciate the input.
I'll google my a$$ off in the meantime as well.
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