[Samba] Re: Migrating Samba -- Parallel Installation
John H Terpstra
jht at PrimaStasys.Com
Tue May 3 09:36:57 GMT 2005
On Tuesday 03 May 2005 03:26, Lukas Ruf wrote:
> Dear all,
> accept my apologies for re-sending my email but I do:
> > Lukas Ruf <ruf at rawip.org> [2005-05-02 18:50]:
> for migrating Samba, I would like to install the latest Samba Server
> on a new server machine in parallel to the operational one.
> My questions:
> - Is there the risk of corrupting data if two machines work on the
> same (NFS-shared) data?
So long as the NFS server and clients support locking (NFS lockd) the risk is
> - If so, what is the recommended way of upgrading/migrating samba?
See chapter 8 of the book Samba-3 by Example. You can obtain this book from:
Hard copy print will be available at a later date.
> - If no, is there anything in particular I need to take care of?
Sorry - not enough information given to form a valid response.
> Thanks in advance for any help!
No problems, but please be patient - this is a user supported list and all
responses are voluntary.
- John T.
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