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Re: Usercreation-policy



On Tue, 2003-09-23 at 20:45, Sean Middleditch wrote:

> The situation I personally see as the biggest problem is when we have
> shared directories using NFS (or another protocol that mandates
> UID<->username matching), but there are many apps on local machines not
> on the server.

Absolutely. However, in the future it will move from "biggest" to
"small" when NFSv4 (kernel 2.6) is used primarily.

In NFSv4, actual usernames/groups are passed around instead of
UIDs/GIDs.

Dax Kelson
Guru Labs




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