Samba as a gateway to OpenAFS

Toens Bueker toens.bueker at
Thu May 23 02:21:01 GMT 2002

Hi *,

in order to make an easy migration from SMB-based fileservers to an
OpenAFS-filesystem (in order to support various branch offices), I'd like to
setup Samba as a gateway to OpenAFS.

For unknown reasons documentation on this topic is a little thin. Furthermore
the AFS-patches for Samba seem to be a little out of date (they don't even
mention OpenAFS).

I'm sure, that there are several people, who have accomplished to build such a

A pointer to a HOWTO or configuration-transscript would be


There is no safe distance.

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