Sidebar to "Corporate Reactions to Linux": simple sanity checks.
davecb at canada.sun.com
Thu Oct 14 20:29:30 GMT 1999
Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton <lkcl at samba.org> wrote:
| however, you still cannot cater for
| the case where the stupid user sets up a PDC without a WINS server
| (wins server = yes) as they will take over the local subnet segment
| therefore disrupt login services on that local subnet.
Sigh... about three years ago, when I was the research
assistant on a book project, I was going to have a look
at diagnosing mutually contradictory smb.conf options
at about debug level 2, in my Copious Spare Time.
If anyone wants to put in code to diagnose such things,
I have a working paper on things which could clash
with each other, up to date for about 2.0.1 that I
Examples? Well, create/directory mask -vs- map archive,
for one, wins server -vs- wins support and so on.
--dave (your first book is like your first major programming
project... a tiny bit stressfull (;-)) c-b
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