profiles not working / utmp?

David Collier-Brown - Sun Canada davecb at
Thu Mar 23 13:47:37 GMT 2000

Freddie <freddie at wrote: 
| Now I remember why I didn't bother upgrading from 2.0.5a -> 2.0.6... 
| profiles. They don't seem to work any more :-( Although, I do remember 
| there being some talk of "logon path" turning into "logon home" for 
| profiles or something, is that right? 

| Anyway, this is what I have in smb.conf:
|          logon path = \\fridge\profiles\%U

	Switch this to 
	        logon home = \\%N\%U\profile
	and relocate the user profiles to subdirs
	under their home dirs, and the world **should**
	go back to normal.
	This is under discussion in samba-docs, and
	is being applied to the O'reilly book as we speak...

| Also, the weird Win9x looking like it's logged in multiple times got even 
| worse today..

	Alas, I've no idea...

David Collier-Brown in Boston
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