[Samba] Synchronize samba across servers

Mitch Pope MPope at gwail.com.au
Wed Jun 14 22:56:30 GMT 2006

Hi Nick,

You can use NIS (Network Information Services) formally YP (Yellow Pages) 
to synchronize user account information between multiple servers.  Many 
howto's are around for using NIS + Samba, recommend searching google.

Kind Regards,
Mitch Pope

Nick Wales a écrit :
> I've got a particularly inelegant setup to manage whereby we have
> one server attached to a fibre SATA enclosure, and another one on
> standby that has to be manually plugged in should the first go down.
> I'm trying to work out what the best way to synchronize the samba
> setup is, presumably mainly user accounts, across the two is so I
> don't have to do everything twice.
> Thanks in advance
> Nick

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