[Samba] file server or member server?

steve steve at steve-ss.com
Mon Jul 1 12:18:01 MDT 2013

On Mon, 2013-07-01 at 17:04 +0100, Jonathan Buzzard wrote:
> On Mon, 2013-07-01 at 09:59 -0400, Gaiseric Vandal wrote:
> [SNIP]
> > 
> > A domain controller   can be a file server, although in many cases a 
> > domain controller will only provide authentication and logon 
> > functions.    It does need to have file shares to provide access to to 
> > the logon scripts and profile directories used by Windows clients but 
> > that doesn't really make a a file server.
> The profile directories can be located on a server other than a domain
> controller. 

Our profile directories are stored on what I call our file server. Does
that make it a member server?

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