It can also function as a NT PDC. I believe Samba 3.0 will also be able to
assume the role of Win2K member server.
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From: "Vulpes Velox" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: "Dragoncrest" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Cc: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: Saturday, July 12, 2003 11:04 PM
Subject: Re: name all the uses for samba
> On Fri, 11 Jul 2003 01:07:50 -0400
> Dragoncrest <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > Ok, I've gotta convince my boss to switch from windows 2000 to freebsd
> > all our internal needs. So far I've half convinced him, but I've hit a
> > snag. I know that Samba can be used for a lot of things, and I'm trying
> > tell him all the things that Samba will do, but I can't think of many.
> > you guys name all the uses for samba? I've already talked him into
> > replacing our windows firewall, mail and other basic servers with
> > but we've still got a couple of domain servers to get rid of and I know
> > that Samba can replace them as well. Can you guys help me out here?
> > toss in a little TCO jargon so that he sees it both from a technical
> > as well as what matters most ot him. Money. THanks!!
> 1: Printer sharing
> 2: file sharing/network drive
> Since you are asking this, I would really suggest holding off awhile befor
> pushing for it. I would suggest toying around with it, learning it, and
> pushing it.
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