[Samba] Backup & Restore Samba Configuration

Tomasz Chmielewski mangoo at wpkg.org
Sat Mar 11 18:19:02 GMT 2006

Stéphane Purnelle wrote:
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> Lake-Wind a écrit :
>> The motherboard in our Samba server fried. I have re-installed
>> our operating system (SUSE 10) and was wondering what is the
>> best way to restore our Samba server? Can it be as simple as
>> copying the smb.config and smbpasswd files back into the
>> /etc/samba directory? That's what I am hoping. If I just copy
>> the smb.config and the smbpasswd files back to the samba
>> directory will the machine trusts, users and passwords just
>> work? If not, what is the proper procedure for restoring.

If only the mainboard fried, why didn't you just use the disk you had?

Tomasz Chmielewski

Software deployment with Samba

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