[Samba] citrix stores addition information into SAM on pdc
for_spam at gmx.de
Sun Mar 14 14:51:31 GMT 2004
maybe this is of interest for people planning to use samba in a WTS/Citrix environment.
it`s about the question, that samba couldn`t store terminal-server-specific user settings (e.g. shadowing on/off) in its SAM (tdbsam
first tests show, that it seems to work with the latest CVS.
i`m using tdbsam as the passdb backend.
perhaps you wts/citrix/samba admin out there also want to test & share your experience.
ntsec is just a commanline replacement for that click-click-M$-GUI-stuff ;)
> we had a short conversation regarding wts/citrix params on irc some days ago.
> i`d like to report, that my first tests look promising.
> i`m testing @home - no citrix around here, but ntsec commandline tools (btw: good product! eval. copy available!) let me
> some wts/citrix appropriate params, and they seem to be stored right (see below)
> fine ! :)
> C:\Programme\Pedestal Software\NTSEC>ntuser -wts -s smb3server change root -wts_home_dir_drive c:
> C:\Programme\Pedestal Software\NTSEC>ntuser -wts -s smb3server change root -wts_shadowing_settings 1
> C:\Programme\Pedestal Software\NTSEC>ntuser -wts -s smb3server change root -wts_home_dir \\test1\test
> C:\Programme\Pedestal Software\NTSEC>ntuser -wts -s smb3server change root -wts_timeout_idle 123
> C:\Programme\Pedestal Software\NTSEC>ntuser -wts -s smb3server show root
> SERVER \\smb3server
> NAME root
> FULL_NAME root
> COUNTRY_CODE 0
> COUNTRY_PAGE 0
> PRIV Guest
> HOME_DIR c:\temp
> PROFILE \\smb3server\root\profile
> NUM_LOGONS 0
> LOGON_SERVER \\*
> LOGON Not defined
> LOGOFF Not defined
> LOGON_HOURS None allowed
> PASSWORD *****
> PASSWORD_AGE 7202 sec
> PASSWORD_EXPIRED False
> BAD_PW_COUNT 0
> ACCT_EXPIRES Never
> MAX_STORAGE Unlimited
> USER_ID 1000
> PRIMARY_GROUP_ID 1001
> WTS Initial Program
> WTS Working Directory
> WTS Inherit Initial Program True
> WTS Allow Logon True
> WTS Timeout Connections 0
> WTS Timeout Disconnections 0
> WTS Timeout Idle 123 <----
> WTS Client Drives True
> WTS Client Printers True
> WTS Client Default Printer True
> WTS Broken Timeout 0
> WTS Reconnect Settings 0
> WTS Modem Callback Settings 0
> WTS Modem Callback Phone
> WTS Shadowing Settings 1 <----
> WTS Profile Path
> WTS Home Dir \\test1\test <----
> WTS Home Dir Drive c: ´ <----
> WTS Remote Home Dir True
> FLAGS AND POLICIES: (513)
> UF_SCRIPT : The logon script executed. This value must be set for LAN Manager 2.0 or Windows NT.
> UF_NORMAL_ACCOUNT : This is a default account type that represents a typical user.
> | is that mentioned "patch" (or whatever - see below) already available for the public for testing?
> | i assume the "wts" enhancement could probably add support for citrix, too. (because citrix probably stores
> | informations in the same way as wts does) because we have citrix and i like supporting open-source,
> | i would like to offer being an "early adopter" and perhaps could help with testing in a citrix environment
> | or supplying probably valuable information/bugreports. is there need for that?
> Jim McDonough has been working on that and would probably appreciate some extra testing. The quickest way is
> to grab the latest SAMBA_3_0 cvs code and give it a spin. The work is not quite finished currently IIRC.
> You could check with Jim for the latest status. You can find jim (jmcd) on the #samba-technical IRC channel
> (irc.freenode.net) or on the samba-technical ml.
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