[Samba] Samba 4 Alpha 17 to 4.0.x update - questions concerning S3FS / NTVFS
mat at samba.org
Wed May 29 22:53:45 MDT 2013
On 05/25/2013 06:30 AM, X-Dimension wrote:
> We had used Samba 4 alpha 17 for a long time and want to update our
> server now to Samba 4.0.x.
> The old Samba versions was using NTVFS and Samba 4.0.x is now using
> S3FS by default.
> So, what is the best practice now? Should we stay on NTVFS or should
> we switch to S3FS?
> The global part of our smb.conf looks like this:
> interfaces = eth0
> netbios name = PDC
> passdb backend = samba4
> realm = MYDOMAIN.LAN
> # Global parameters
> server role = domain controller
> server string = PDC
> workgroup = MYDOMAIN
> When we start Samba 4.0.x with this configuration, is it using NTVFS
> like before or is it using S3FS then?
> Thx for help!
S3FS, as you don't have an explicit service for ntvfs, you can check
with testparm -v
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