When groundwork is connected to ldap, there are 30-35 ldap calls made out to the LDAP servers. This was causing slowness, sometimes up to 5 minutes connection time when opening cacti web interface, and other applications that are not part of the core groundwork product.
Caching was developed into the code to catch any ldap objects after initial call, this stops any additional calls out to ldap that are not necessary after the initial load.
Step 1: Download patch
Step 2: Unzip the tar to a location that is accessable
Step 3: Elevate terminal to root
Step 4: Run the sh file inside the folder.
: DO NOT REMOVE THE CONTENTS OF THE FILE WHEN RUNNING THE SH FILE.