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Re: [opensuse] SAMBA.
On 16/03/12 02:18, James Knott wrote:
Carlos E. R. wrote:
On the other hand, Linux native filesystem protocol, NFS, has no
at all, it is completely insecure.

I thought NFS access was via user ID. The drawback of this is different
users could have the same ID on different computers. For example, I
could be user 1000 on my computer and you would be 1000 on yours. An NFS
file server sharing for ID 1000 couldn't tell the difference between me
& you.

But surely, no decent admin would allow her network to have id collision. e.g. Yast always chooses a unique uid be it /etc/passwd or ldap.
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