smbpasswd replication

Andrew Morgan morgan at
Fri Oct 11 03:05:00 GMT 2002

On 11 Oct 2002, richard wrote:

> is it possible to configure/modify smbpasswd to save individual
> user_smbpasswd files instead of one large file? Then it would be easy to
> use rsync to replicate changed only files through the domain.
> Please reply to this email as I am not subscribed to this list.
> R Coates.

It was my understanding that the rsync protocol only sent the differences
in a file across the link, so I would expect that rsync'ing the single
smbpasswd file would be nearly as efficient.


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