Gerald Carter gcarter at valinux.com
Fri Jul 21 09:22:48 GMT 2000

andrew morgan wrote:
> I don't think you can run two different versions at the 
> same time because they need to bind to the same ports to 
> listen for connections.  

You can do it.

All you need is two interfaces (one can be a virtual NIC).
See the smb.conf(5) man page on 'interfaces', 'socket address'
and 'bind interfaces only'

Also need to sure that things like 'lock directory' 
specificies a unique path for each server.

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