IRIS FailSafe Version 2 Samba Administrator's Guide

Document Number: 007-3988-003


Written by Lori Johnson and Anita Manders

Illustrated by Dany Galgani

Edited by Susan Wilkening

Production by Glen Traefald

Engineering contributions by Jeremy Allison, Herb Lewis, Paddy Sreenivasan, Saadia Khan


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SGI, the SGI logo, Silicon Graphics, IRIS, and IRIX are registered trademarks and CXFS. FailSafe, IRIS FailSafe, SGI FailSafe, and XFS are trademarks of Silicon Graphics, Inc.

INFORMIX is a trademark of Informix Software, Inc. Microsoft, Windows, and Windows NT are registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. Netscape is a trademark of Netscape Communications Corporation. NFS is a trademark of Sun Microsystems, Inc. Oracle is a trademark of Oracle Corporation. Windows is a trademark of Microsoft Corporation.

Cover Design By Sarah Bolles, Sarah Bolles Design, and Dany Galgani, SGI Technical Publications.

Record of Revision

Revision 001November 1999 

Incorporates information for the IRIS FailSafe 2.0 release.

Revision 002March 2001 

Incorporates information for the IRIS FailSafe 2.1 release.

Revision 003March 2002 

Incorporates information for the IRIS FailSafe 2.2 Samba release.