Samba curriculum or courseware?

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at
Fri Jul 25 20:42:37 GMT 2003

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On Fri, 25 Jul 2003, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:

> On Fri, 25 Jul 2003, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
> > > Does anyone know of any Samba curriculum or courseware?
> > > 
> > > Has anyone done a Job Task Analysis (e.g. surveys) with a focus on Samba
> > > skills for developing Samba courseware (or Samba administrator
> > > certification)?
> > I wrote a 2 days course for linuxcare.  They might still have it.
> > Don't know who you would ask though.
> Thanks for the lead. I also now found a press release about a Linuxcare
> course from fall of 1999: "Extreme Samba--written by Linuxcare guru Andrew
> Tridgell, the creator of Samba, a two-day course covering installation,
> maintenance and troubleshooting of Samba networks serving Windows 98 and
> NT clients." I'll send an email to them to find out if they have samba
> courseware available.

Arggghhh....that was my course. :-(

> It would be good to have some survey (like a Job Task Analysis) to base
> a courseware on. So it will have some validity. The results could also
> be useful for judging where documentation should be focused or improved.
> I may work on this.

Do you mean "what are the daily activities of Samba admins?"

cheers, jerry
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