[K12OSN] Distributed Samba deployment opinions?

Chris Hobbs chobbs at silvervalley.k12.ca.us
Mon Jun 21 17:36:39 UTC 2004

Burke Almquist wrote:

>     The tough part is the file storage.  Central file storage mounted 
> over NFS would be preferred if you have the bandwidth to pull it off, 
> (obviously you'd need a much bigger server), but it would solve your 
> portability problems and having all the heavy lifting in one place 
> would make management/backups easier.  Central management is easier, 
> since all of your school machines are just terminal servers and 
> clients. All files and sign-in stuff is in a central location. 

Y'all must have *much* more reliable T1s than we can muster out here in 
the desert.

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