Multiple servers from single /usr/local

Edan Idzerda edan at
Wed Jan 20 21:29:40 GMT 1999

On Thu, 21 Jan 1999, Kinter, Thomas M. wrote:

> SPARC/Solaris server boxes that share the same /usr/local/samba filesystem.
> I did this by putting different configuration files in /usr/local/samba/lib.
> For example: smb.conf.host1, smb.conf.host2, etc.
> But, now with Samba-2.0.0, it didn't seem to work. My initial questions are:
>   1) There are now files and in /usr/local/samba/var/locks
>      Wouldn't this prevent me from "sharing" the common /usr/local/samba?

It could--what about using a different lock directory, per host, which
you probably should anyway:

	lock directory = /usr/local/samba/var/lock.%h

*shrug*  That's what I would try.

- edan

edan idzerda    <edan at>
sysadmin/geek -- michigan technological university, houghton mi usa

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