Samba 4 alpha whatever raise your hand

Wilco Baan Hofman wilco at
Tue May 18 15:36:53 MDT 2010


On Wed, 2010-05-19 at 00:17 +0400, Matthieu Patou wrote:
> On 18/05/2010 23:31, Bernd Markgraf wrote:
> > That would have been my next question... Are there any plans to
> > integrate sysvol replication when one has replica DCs? Or would one have
> > to set that up manually?
> >    
> There is plan, at least I'm interested in the job, the pb is that it's 
> not for the faint of heart as the spec don't look too simple.
> There is also sub spec for the compression algorithm (which look like 
> rsync at glance).
> So it's better not to expect it too soon.

I'd like to help out on this as well, but not before I have the GPO
editing and apply stuff done on a single DC. But please, don't wait and
pick it up! I haven't looked at the full spec yet, but it seems you need
to implement DFS with DFS replication with the remote differential
compression (Check for patents?) and the FRS for Windows 2000 and 2003
(!R2) replication.


Wilco Baan Hofman

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