nscd - Embedded GNU C Library: Name Service Cache Daemon

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name nscd
Package version 2.15
Package release 0ubuntu10
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 384 B
Download size 75.74 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
A daemon which handles passwd, group and host lookups
for running programs and caches the results for the next
query. You should install this package only if you use
slow services like LDAP, NIS or NIS+.


Package Version Architecture Repository
nscd_2.15-0ubuntu10.18_i386.deb 2.15 i386 Ubuntu Updates Universe
nscd_2.15-0ubuntu10.18_amd64.deb 2.15 amd64 Ubuntu Updates Universe
nscd_2.15-0ubuntu10_i386.deb 2.15 i386 Ubuntu Universe
nscd - - -


Name Value
libc6 << 2.16
libc6 >> 2.15


Type URL
Binary Package nscd_2.15-0ubuntu10_amd64.deb
Source Package eglibc

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install nscd deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install nscd



See Also

Package Description
nsd3_3.2.9-1_amd64.deb authoritative domain name server (3.x series)
nsd_3.2.9-1_all.deb authoritative name domain server (transitional package)
nsis-common_2.46-7_all.deb Nullsoft Scriptable Install System stubs and plugins
nsis-doc_2.46-7_all.deb Nullsoft Scriptable Install System documentation
nsis-pluginapi_2.46-7_all.deb Nullsoft Scriptable Install System plugin API
nsis_2.46-7_amd64.deb Nullsoft Scriptable Install System (modified for Debian)
nslcd_0.8.4_amd64.deb Daemon for NSS and PAM lookups using LDAP
nslint_3.0a2-1.1_amd64.deb Lint for DNS files, checks integrity
nss-passwords_0.1-1ubuntu1_amd64.deb read passwords from a Mozilla keyring
nss-updatedb_10-2_amd64.deb Cache name service directories in DB format
nsscache_0.8.8-1_all.deb asynchronously synchronise local NSS databases with remote directory services
nstreams_1.0.3-2build1_amd64.deb network streams - a tcpdump output analyzer
nted-doc_1.10.18-2_all.deb NtEd documentation
nted_1.10.18-2_amd64.deb Musical score editor
ntfs-config_1.0.1-10_amd64.deb Enable/disable write support for any NTFS devices