[K12OSN] setting quotas per user to solve our slow login process

Les Mikesell lesmikesell at gmail.com
Thu Sep 10 16:17:11 UTC 2009

dhhoward at comcast.net wrote:
> Login via K12Linux thin clients is fast and zippy initially with a 
> hundred or so accounts on the server, but becomes painfully slow after a 
> few hundred user accounts are set up, and when we added all students 
> (1050 of them), login takes over 5 minutes.  It clearly has something to 
> do with the number of user accounts and I'm guessing potentially the 
> limited hard disk space (about 100 GB) per server.  Any help 
> appreciated, we're stuck at this point!  Thanks, Daniel

Do you have group quotas set?  I'd expect these to require tracking the 
already-used space which might become a slow operation.

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com

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