DFS Targets -- combining without replication?
Posted on 2007-12-05
I have a new DFS root that I created. I am using Windows 2003 R2, so I am using the new "DFS Management" snap-in to create them, using the new DFS engine.
I have a site A, and site B. My DFS Namespace is "\\domain\home". Unfortunately, half of our 'home' folders are located in site A, and the other half in Site B. If I look at the DFS, it only shows me one of the two sites -- obviously the one that I am in. The problem is, that if I go to Site B to work, then I won't see my user folder.
Is there a way to combine DFS so it shows you ALL the folders in both sites? I don't want to REPLICATE -- I just want to show all the folders. If you go to one folder that \\domain\home\userA, then you go to the file server that folder is in. If you go to a different user, it may be a different file server hosting the folder. I want to be able to see both folders from Site A, and Site B.
Any ideas? Thanks very much!