[Samba] SVN/CVS-like share for Samba users?
John H Terpstra
jht at samba.org
Thu Dec 22 16:52:55 GMT 2005
On Thursday 22 December 2005 09:11, Tomasz Chmielewski wrote:
> Hmm? Have you actually read my original post?
No, I did not read it in detail - I scanned it. Sorry, I did miss the thrust
of your question.
> There is no single occurance of (document) "versioning" nor "version
> control" in the whole Samba-3 by Example.
That is perfectly correct. There won't be either, unless someone contributes a
chapter geared towards example deployment of neat ways of implementing very
> And "version controlling" is mentioned only briefly in the HOWTO where
> shadow_copy is described (with "do not use for version controlling" in
Correct. If you want flexible and managable file versioning on a Samba share
it will most likely be necessary to write a VFS module to do that.
> > When you send a novice to read the HOWTO, it's like telling them to
> > practice for running a marathon before they can walk. It's like telling
> > them to read a mechanic's guide before they know what is a car.
> Same happens when a "real proffessional" can't read more than half of
> the subject of one's post...
I believe you are being a little unkind here.
I admit that I overlooked the thrust of your request. For that I apologise.
What has been "unprofessional" about my request? Did you mean to insult me?
- John T.
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