CIFS UNIX Extensions.

Tim Potter tpot at
Wed Jan 9 17:05:15 GMT 2002

On Wed, Jan 09, 2002 at 05:37:38PM -0700, Jay Ts wrote:

> One more thing I've been meaning to ask about: right now, Samba cannot
> act as a Windows NT BDC, but what about adding some (open) protocol
> extensions to Samba to allow Samba servers to act as a BDCs for a Samba PDC?
> Would that be a good idea?  Or has it already been thought of and
> dismissed?

This has been done using rsync to synchronise the smbpasswd files
between a Samba PDC and Samba BDC.  I think there's some info
in the list archives.


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