The "homes" folder in Samba4?
ricky.nance at weaubleau.k12.mo.us
Wed Feb 8 06:30:18 MST 2012
I think that is by design, if you look around there are some vb scripts
that will create the user and homedir and set the permissions, but if you
create the user in AD management, their home dir doesn't get created until
you modify the user (you can highlight several users and do them all at
once). When AD Management creates the home dir, it gets the correct
On Tue, Feb 7, 2012 at 7:44 AM, Aaron E. <ssureshot at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm just curious since I was using logon script to create the home
> directory's it was creating them with the proper permissions for the user
> to access. With this method it seems that I have to manually modify the
> owner of the directory after user creation. Am I missing something or is
> this by design?
> On 02/06/2012 05:38 PM, Ricky Nance wrote:
>> Here is how my homes is setup:
>> directory_mode: parameter = 0700
>> read only = no
>> path = /home
>> csc policy = documents
>> I map that by using net use h: \\server\homes\%USERNAME%
>> One thing this allows is for the Administrator user to set permissions for
>> any and all the folders, when you create a user in AD Management, if you
>> add \\server\homes\%USERNAME% to the home directory AD will create the
>> directory for the user.
>> **** I always forget to hit reply to all !!!!
>> On Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 3:17 PM, Charles Tryon<charles.tryon at gmail.com>**
>> Does Samba4 support the special user mapping functionality of the "homes"
>>> directories, or do you still need to implement that with a Samba3 server
>>> joined to the domain?
>>> Charles Tryon
>>> “Risks are not to be evaluated in terms of the probability of success,
>>> but in terms of the value of the goal.”
>>> - Ralph D. Winter
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