PB withi GPO was Re: [SCM] Samba Shared Repository - branch master updated

Matthieu Patou mat at samba.org
Tue Aug 31 08:13:49 MDT 2010

  On 31/08/2010 18:04, Trever L. Adams wrote:
>   On 08/30/2010 03:13 PM, Trever L. Adams wrote:
>>   On 8/25/2010 12:10 AM, Matthieu Patou wrote:
>>>   Ok have you tried to use pstools from microsoft if not I suggest to.
>>> Go on internet search for pstools or psexec.
>>> Then as administrator you do psexec.exe -s \\xpworkstation cmd
>>> It should show you a cmd window on the workstation "xpworkstation" you
>>> are connected as "SYSTEM", then try to do:
>>> All of this should work as you say that it's ok on XP.
>>> Then do the same but on you vista workstation
>>> Matthieu
>> This is strange. It works on both machines. The Vista one still says
>> access is denied in the GPO logs.
>> Trever
> Ok, I reinstalled Vista (as there were other problems). The other
> problems are gone. However, gpt.ini in software install GPOs do not
> work. All other GPOs (default with a bunch of settings, etc.) all load
> and are accessible.
> In addition to the dir tests, I also did type ....\gpt.ini. I get the
> appropriate output. I will be creating another domain today/tomorrow and
> testing it with another Vista machine testing an install of the same
> software (slightly newer version... OOo 3.3 beta 1 versus a dev version).
> Any idea what this is likely to be?
No add a trace of the workstations when it starts so that we can see 
what's wrong with the policy. Also give me the GUID of the policy.


Matthieu Patou
Samba Team        http://samba.org

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