Reloading Services/Metadata in SP 3.x

Cantor, Scott cantor.2 at
Mon Aug 27 09:14:43 EDT 2018

On 8/25/18, 11:58 PM, "users on behalf of Nate Klingenstein" <users-bounces at on behalf of ndk at> wrote:

> I think I used to be able to trigger a reload by touch /etc/shibboleth/shibboleth2.xml, but unless I'm just too burnt
> out, that's a point of delay.

It used to be immediate, now (since 2.5 or 2.6 I think) there are delays. Touching the file causes the next attempt to signal a background thread to wake up and reload it. It's not a predictable delay, it's just not long. It's not any different in V3 than it was.

-- Scott

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