s4: homes share not working

steve steve at steve-ss.com
Tue Jun 26 14:47:59 MDT 2012

On 26/06/12 20:43, Marc Muehlfeld wrote:
> Am 26.06.2012 20:31, schrieb steve:
>>> objectClass posixAccount is added automatically when I did the migration
>>> in my test environment some days ago.
>> Ah, I see. I didn't know it was a migration. So you had unixHomeDirectory
>> before but the samba-tool upgrade script didn't migrate it?
> Sorry. Maybe I forgot to say that it was a migration.
> I had homeDirectory and unixHomeDirectory in my LDAP before, which
> pointed both to /home/username, for every user. But it wasn't migrated.
> But other attributes that are still used in s4/AD, are also not migrated
> like sn, givenName, mail, etc.
> Also it would be nice, if the migration process could also migrate the
> profilePath and homeDrive if present in the old s3 directory. And if
> this attributes are empty for an user, maybe the values could be taken
> from the s3 smb.conf, if "logon path", "logon drive",... are set globally.
> It would be a very usfull feature for admins if the migration script
> could be enhanced for that, because I guess many have additional
> attributes or at least use roaming profiles and home drives.

Maybe a bugzilla with a reference to this thread?

If the AD schema supports it and it is present in s3 ldap then I think 
it would be reasonable to ask that it be migrated.

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