[Samba] Re: Dfs - Load Balancing
seitz at metadata-systems.com
Thu Oct 30 16:53:39 GMT 2003
brian at krusic.com wrote:
>>1) How does it load balance? Is it some sort of round robin?
> No, its more like autofs using NFS with sym links in the Unix
Actually, MS-DFS can do load balancing. You can define multiple targets for a
DFS link. The client can then pick any of those targets.
However, MS-DFS does nothing to make sure those targets are identical. It is up
to the administrator to make sure the targets stay synchronized.
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