Policies and Samba 2.2.alpha2
ben.liesfeld at gmx.de
Sun Mar 4 10:38:40 GMT 2001
I am running SuSE 7.1 (Kernel 2.4.0) and Samba 2.2.alpha2 (tarball
from de.samba.org) being file-, print- and logon-server for a few
NTws. Everything, including logon scripts and printing and roaming
profiles, is working fine except for one (for me the most important
I put my smb.conf on my Homepage www.uni-jena.de/~p9libe because I
didn't want to fill up this mail with ascii.
I configured a "netlogon" share where I put my ntconfig.pol and a
folder "scripts" with the logon scripts (named by the primary group
of the user). The scripts are executed but the policy is not always
updated. I can't figure out a logical rule for the policy being
loaded or being ignored and I can say I simply tried every
combination of syntax. There's no ntconfig.pol on the NTws which
could cause conflicts. I tried all versions of upper and lower case
and nothing helps. What is confusing me is that sometimes it is
loaded and sometimes not.
Is anybody out there who has ever got policies working with
Well I know that it is alpha and not for use in production and some
combination of syntax will work and some different not. So could
someone who got policies working please send me his smb.conf?
I read in the archive that somebody's running both, 2.2.alpha and
TNG, to provide logon process and printing (can't find this mail
anymore). What tasks will I have to let TNG do and what
Thanks for help!
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