Changes in Samba 2.0
cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Tue Sep 15 14:31:18 GMT 1998
David Collier-Brown wrote:
> In security=domain, the need for a Unix password
> file is going to disappear (soon, not instantly)
Yes. Jeremy's "appliance mode"
> Is the magic [homes] share going to remain magic?
> I'd assume so, but it's non-obvious what uid
> is going to be invented for the unix user, and
> I assume you'll need to put in an explicit
> path = /some/place/%u or the like into [homes].
I use this solution in labs where I don't actually use the real home
directory from the NIS maps. Rather I use a local disk area such as
Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter
Engineering Network Services Auburn University
jerry at eng.auburn.edu http://www.eng.auburn.edu/users/cartegw
"...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
- Sting "Message in a Bottle" ( 1979 )
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