[Samba] Updating to Samba 3
roamdad at sonic.net
Sat Jul 8 02:17:37 GMT 2006
> John H Terpstra wrote:
>> On Friday 07 July 2006 19:27, Craig White wrote:
>>> On Fri, 2006-07-07 at 16:54 -0700, Huck wrote:
>>>> This link may be of some assistance to those updating from Samba 2.
>>> Since the official Samba documentation is authoritative and actually
>>> covers this subject, pointing to another 3rd party for reference is
>>> likely to cause confusion...especially when a confused administrator
>>> hasn't consumed the official documentation to begin with.
>> Well, actually, the PHPTR link points to an older copy of the official
>> Best advice for newbies is to point them at:
>> The PDF is easier to read for many, but the HTML link is preferred by
>> You've been fielding a lot of activity for a while now - you know the
>> ropes. Advanced users should consult the HOWTO, and a newbie would
>> easily get lost in the wild woods there. Despite that, most newbies
>> apparently want to master brain surgery before they ever attempt the
>> John T.
> But, but, if we master the brain surgery right off the bat, doesn't this
> have the basics subsumed in it, and wouldn't this, then, be a more
> efficient use of everyone's time? The journey of a thousand steps would
> be immeasurably shortened if we could only skip all that middle part and
> go right to the last step.... :^)
Yes, you would volunteer for brain surgery if the physician skipped all
that pre-med stuff. Right?
> Eric Hines
Couldn't help myself - Doug
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