PATCH: 'source environment' param and % token subs for 'netbios name'

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Fri Jan 28 21:11:50 GMT 2000

On Fri, 28 Jan 2000, Nicolas Williams wrote:

> On Sat, Jan 29, 2000 at 04:57:12AM +1100, Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton wrote:
> > >  - Also, on our HA servers it's possible to have two Samba personalities
> > >    running at the same time (one system fails and the other takes over
> > >    -- we setup our home dir and applications file servers to do HA
> > >    backup for each other -- we use the interfaces paramters to do this).
> > 
> > whooooaaa.  MAJOR advanced functionality.
> Oh and, this is not so major. Just a few scripts and standard config
> [sub-]files in standard locations.

that's even better marketing.  "it's so simple to set up samba high
availability that even a script kiddie can do it".

oops, um... someone had better think of a better phrase than script
kiddie, you don't see many wannabe crackers being good samba admins...

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