[Samba] The Ultimate Migration
tarjei at nu.no
Thu Apr 29 07:11:54 GMT 2004
On Thu, 2004-04-29 at 01:10, Gerald Drouillard wrote:
> Kevin Kallsen wrote:
> > Dear Fellow Samba Users:
> > I have mandrake 9.1 with Samba 2.2.8 running a domain with 500 users. It
> > has worked flawlessly for a long time. However, it is time to set up a new
> > server. I have a new server with Mandrake 10 OE and Samba 3.0.2 running.
> > Please explain to this newbie and very satisfied samba user how to migrate
> > all my users, groups, sid, domain, etc to the new machine. My goal is to
> > rsync the correct folders and then power down the old server and have the
> > domain clients recognize the new server.
> > Thanks in advance for your detailed reply.
No seriously , take a look here:
nt domain == samba 2.2
> > Kevin
> The current MDK 10 version of samba 3.x works great except for a major
> problem with the printing from windows clients. The problem is that
> printers will just stop working in samba, and trying to reconnect does
> not work. If you simply add another printer in cups with a slightly
> different name, you will be able to print again... well for how long is
> another question, until you have to switch back to the original names.
> My advice is to stick with samba 2.x until we see how well the next RC
> version of samba works. The 2.6 kernel rocks!
> Gerald Drouillard
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