08-Namespaces - CSE 265: System and Network Administration...

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Spring 2006 CSE 265: System and Network Administration ©2006 Brian D. Davison CSE 265: CSE 265: System and Network Administration System and Network Administration Namespaces – the lists and directories in your environment account names in use printers available names of hosts ethernet addresses service-name/port-number lists home directory location maps
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Spring 2006 CSE 265: System and Network Administration ©2006 Brian D. Davison Namespaces Namespaces Some namespaces are flat there are no duplicates Some namespaces are hierarchical duplicates within different branches of a tree Need policies to govern namespaces Ideally, written policies Can become training for new SAs Needed to enforce adherence to policy
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Spring 2006 CSE 265: System and Network Administration ©2006 Brian D. Davison Namespace Management Namespace Management Namespace change procedures Need procedures for additions, changes, and deletions Likely restricted to subgroup Documentation can provide for enforcement, training and step-by-step instruction Namespace management Should be centralized Maintain, backup, and distribute from one source Difficult to enforce uniqueness when distributed Centralization provides consistency
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This note was uploaded on 08/06/2008 for the course CSE 265 taught by Professor Davison during the Spring '08 term at Lehigh University .

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