Synchronizing passwords between hosts

Wolfgang S. Rupprecht wolfgang.rupprecht+gnus200706 at gmail.com
Thu Jun 21 06:40:18 UTC 2007


>>> Does it make sense to try to NFS-mount /etc/shadow from one machine
>>> on the other?
>>
>> No. :)

Rdist works well for keeping a handful of machines in sync.  It takes
a while to Distfile setup and identify all the files that have to be
personalized, but it saves quite a bit of time in the long run.  You
never end up having one machine set up one way and another a different
way.

-wolfgang
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