[Samba] sysvol replication via clustered/distributed file system

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Wed Feb 5 00:46:08 MST 2014

On Tue, 2014-02-04 at 22:29 -0500, Michael Brown wrote:
> ‎Seconded. What I've done on the admittedly small setups so far (not the 1400 RODC deployment) is configure the active DFS owner as read-write and rsync over to the other DCs. And the other DCs have the sysvol share configured read-only.
> DFS takes care of directing clients to the RW server should they need to write.
> It's worked well so far, there's obviously not a lot of change in the share so a bit of manual intervention when ‎you need to write is acceptable.
> M.

If you have not done so already, could you could document in the wiki
how that all works, particularly setting the DFS owner?


Andrew Bartlett

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