[Samba] Sharing an nfs mounted directory from two different samba
luca at wetron.es
Tue Mar 8 10:12:25 GMT 2005
Luca Olivetti wrote:
> Due to the problems I experienced switching my users to a new server,
> I'd like now to migrate only some workstations at a time.
> Since they all have to work on the same files, I though of nfs mounting
> the new server disk on the old one, so the old server would be sharing
> the nfs mounted directory while the new one would be sharing the same
> directory but from its own disk.
> Is this an acceptable plan or am I going to have issues with
I made a simple test.
Server A has nfs mounted a directory of server B.
If I'm using server B I can see that accessing a file from A modifies
the oplocks on server B.
Viceversa if I'm using server A, accessing a file from B doesn't
propagate the oplock change to A :-(
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