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Old 11-11-2002, 06:24 PM   #1
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Question synchronized passwd files?

How can I set up passwd files between 2 Linux servers such that they always stay synchronized?
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You can use rsync to syncronise then, and to activate the check use can put the rsync line in a crontab.


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