[Samba] A hierarchy of DFS trees...
Gerald (Jerry) Carter
jerry at samba.org
Fri Oct 28 01:52:49 GMT 2005
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On Thu, 27 Oct 2005, William Burns wrote:
> I just made a DFS link that pointed to another DFS share on a different
> It seems to confuse the Win'XP client a bit, but it can be made to work.
> That means....
> I can build a tree structure w/ DFS.
> I can arrange all my servers and shares into a hierarchy.
> It may not be practical, but in theory, This could be used as a hierarchical
> substitute for the network neighborhood.
This is pretty much what AD does with a DFS toplogy. From what I
remember, The DFS root for the domain is stored in active directory.
But the topology is created by DFS links on normal file shares.
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