[Samba] user accounts and 2 samba servers

Bill Moran wmoran at potentialtech.com
Fri Apr 12 15:40:02 GMT 2002

Jean-Rene Cormier wrote:
> Say I have a Samba server with users on it and I set up a second Samba
> server and I put security = server and point it to the first server how
> will samba manage the permissions and stuff on the 2nd server? Do I need
> to copy the unix accounts on the 2nd server?

You're best bet is to use winbind or something else (like NIS) that will
maintain the user list on a single server.

Bill Moran
Potential Technology

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