Samba4 AD SysVol Replication (HowTo + Script)

Andreas Schneider asn at
Wed Jul 24 00:44:56 MDT 2013

On Wednesday 24 July 2013 00:01:57 Marc Muehlfeld wrote:
> Hello,

Hi Marc,

> as it is often a question here on the lists and by many others on the
> internet, I wrote a new HowTo for setting up a SysVol replication
> "workaround", until Samba supports this feature by itself:
> For the replication process, I wrote a Bash script, put it on my
> webspace and linked it in the HowTo, which should describe everything.

have you looked at csync [1]? It is a bidirectional file synchronizer and can 
keep two directories in sync. rsync can only sync in one direction. A new 
version of csync should be released this week.

	-- andreas


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Samba Team                             asn at

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