[Samba] Trying to put a MS SQL 7.0 database on a samba share

Collen Blijenberg <MLHJ> systeembeheer at hermanjordan.nl
Thu Mar 4 10:47:30 GMT 2004

Why not running Mysql ??
save's you the trouble of storing it trough samba ..
Collen Blijenberg (MLHJ)

Thursday, March 4, 2004, 11:35:17 AM, you wrote:

WG> I would like to centralize all the company data to one central box. The
WG> box does have dual gigabit network cards, so will the MS SQL server have a
WG> gig network card to my Samba server. All the clients are running 100mb.

WG> Anyone else with any comments would be greatly appreciated.

WG> Thanx
WG> Warren

>> This seems like a VERY bad thing to do anyways.
>> Usually putting transactional databases of any kind... like bdb
>> database, or any of hte like, on a shared drive is a recipe for
>> disaster. I'd guess SQL falls into this same category, but don't know
>> it. Anyways this would be super slow? why put a db on a share?

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