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Old 03-17-2010, 06:21 AM   #16
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Originally Posted by jamescondron View Post
Its a little like OP wanting to drive a nail into a wall, and you suggesting a stale turnip. Yeah, it'd be hard enough, and yeah it'd work, but turnips are not a tool we should be using.

samba is not a viable tool for *nix systems because of the major differences between permissions, ACLs and authentication. Which is why I suggested OP looks at what NFS can/cannot be configured to do and possibly use sshfs.

In this case sshfs is the most viable option; sshfs is the hammer the nail needs.
Got you, thanks
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When the only tool you have is a hammer, every problem looks like a nail
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Haha, well quite; I had hoped no one would make that connection


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