Re: 2500 Linux workstation !
On Thu, Jul 27, 2000 at 11:57:14AM +0300, Catalin Ciocoiu wrote:
> What filesystem can be used for file sharing ?? Is NFS ok ???
You havent got that much a choice - NFS is not a good solution
but one of the most used - autofs/nfs
> What kind of authentification can be used in this network ?
Normally one uses NIS for this .. BUT - NIS has a couple of security
issues and might even incorporate performance problems with this large
number of machines - One might want to look at LDAP based solutions as
LDAP is explecitely designed for replication of the database and therefor
scalable search performance ...
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