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Official Samba-3 HOWTO and Reference Guide

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ISBN-10: 0131882228

ISBN-13: 9780131882225

Edition: 2nd 2006 (Revised)

Authors: John H. Terpstra, Jelmer R. Vernooij

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Expert information straight from the source, this volume was written by members of the Samba team. It provides extensive coverage of Samba 3's new features, including user policies and desktop profiles.
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Book details

List price: $64.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 8/8/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 944
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.00" long x 2.25" tall
Weight: 3.806
Language: English

List of Figures
List of Tables
General Installation
How to Install and Test Samba
Obtaining and Installing Samba. Configuring Samba (smb.conf )
List Shares Available on the Server
Connect with a UNIX Client
Connect from a Remote SMB Client
What If Things Don't Work? Common Errors
Fast Start: Cure for Impatience Features and Benefits
Description of Example Sites
Worked Examples
Server Configuration Basics
Server Types and Security Modes Features and Benefits
Server Types
Samba Security Modes
Password Checking
Common Errors
Domain Control Features and Benefits
Basics of Domain Control
Domain Control - Example Configuration
Samba ADS Domain Control
Domain and Network Logon Configuration
Common Errors
Backup Domain Control Features and Benefits
Essential Background Information
Backup Domain Controller Configuration
Common Errors
Domain Membership Features and Benefits
MS Windows Workstation/Server Machine Trust Accounts
Domain Member Server
Samba ADS Domain Membership
Sharing User ID Mappings between Samba Domain Members
Common Errors
Stand-Alone Servers Features and Benefits
Example Configuration
Common Errors
MS Windows Network Configuration Guide
Features and Benefits
Technical Details
Common Errors
Advanced Configuration
Network Browsing Features and Benefits
What Is Browsing? Discussion
How Browsing Functions
WINS - the Windows Internetworking Name Server
Helpful Hints
Technical Overview of Browsing
Common Errors
Account Information Databases Features and Benefits
Technical Information
Account Management Tools
Password Backends
Common Errors
Group Mapping - MS Windows and UNIX Features and Benefits
Configuration Scripts
Common Errors
File, Directory and Share Access Controls
Features and Benefits
File System Access Controls
Share Definition Access Controls
Access Controls on Shares
MS Windows Access Control Lists and UNIX Interoperability
Common Errors
File and Record Locking
Features and Benefits
Samba Opportunistic Locking Control
MS Windows Opportunistic Locking and Caching Controls
Persistent Data Corruption
Common Errors
Additional Reading
Securing SAMBA Introduction
Features and Benefits
Technical Di