Updated FAQ

Ankit Shah ankit at drillbit.tamu.edu
Tue Jan 26 22:29:33 GMT 1999

Does anyone have any clue about how to handle the issue of cache for
Internet Explorer ? WinNT stores everything under profile which get copied
back and forth to server creating enormous amont of net trafic and very
slow logins. 

I know how to do it for a single user, but if anybody has an idea for
doing this for a bulk of users, I would be interested.



On Wed, 27 Jan 1999, Andy Bakun wrote:

:-)Shane Jensen wrote:
:-)> Netscape on the network is fairly simple.  How I did it on my side was use
:-)> smb to map a home drive (\\homes\user to h:\) for each user.  Install
:-)> Netscape but when prompted for the user directory, specify something like
:-)> h:\netscape\ (Netscape defaults to c:\program
:-)> files\netscape\users\username).  This path needs to be the same for all
:-)> users on all machines.
:-)Be sure you name the profile 'default', not the username.  Netscape stores some
:-)stuff, apparently, in the local machine registry or in conf file on the local
:-)machine, and I've seen stuff like "H:\netscape\wtownsl2 doesn't exist" when the

     Ankit Shah                      
     Microcomputer Specialist        
     Petroleum Engineering Dept.     
     Texas A & M University          
     ankit at tamu.edu  

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