[Samba] Understanding re-sahring a NFS filesystem in Samba

Emmanuel Florac eflorac at intellique.com
Tue Jun 4 08:05:06 MDT 2013

Le Tue, 04 Jun 2013 10:35:33 -0300
Marcio Merlone <marcio.merlone at a1.ind.br> écrivait:

> If such filesystem is used for write operations only by Samba and no
> one else, neither the NFS server or other processes on Samba server,
> would the nolock option on NFS or the re-sharing by Samba be an
> issue? 

One of my customers has been running such a setup where a linux server
re-exports an NFS share from another linux box for the past 2 years
with about one hundred users. Never had a glitch. The only other
accesses to this NFS share are rsync'ing them to another server for

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