HEAD and 2.0.4b - interworking?

Gerald W. Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Fri May 28 12:50:25 GMT 1999

George Cameron wrote:
> Did I understand from something Jeremy said recently that a recommended
> mode of operation for those wishing to try the full PDC support might
> be:
>    1.   all file servers running production version (currently 2.0.4b)
>    2.   single PDC machine running HEAD branch
> in order to get the stability and performance of the production version
> while still being able to use the latest PDC functionality?


> In other words, should I expect that the two different versions should
> inter-work successfully?
> Are others using this setup?

I do.  Works fine.  I do securely distribute the smbpasswd file
peridically to all servers though rather than using 

	security = [domain|server]

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at eng.auburn.edu             http://www.eng.auburn.edu/users/cartegw

       "...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
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