Disabling Profile Caching on NT4.x

Wolfgang Ratzka ratzka at HRZ.Uni-Marburg.DE
Tue Apr 21 13:27:40 GMT 1998

>>>>> "df" == Daniel Fonseca <daniel at med.up.pt> writes:

    df> The problem that happened is that NT would erase everything I
    df> put on the Desktop after logoff. The reason for this I
    df> discovered in a detail in the docs. NT updates the profile by
    df> *deleting* the roaming part and copying the local one. So
    df> being that these two were the same directory, NT would erase
    df> it and copy an empty directory onto itself. (duh!)

Well, in order to allow people to delete stuff from their profile tree
and reflect this in the server copy, NT just has to do it this way.
So don't blame them ;-).

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