WinNT Profiles on samba server?
cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Tue Dec 8 17:42:12 GMT 1998
> > another confirmed, that profiles cannot be loaded from
> > a samba server unless "security = user" and "encrypt
> > passwords = yes"
> Is this a general problem of WinNT-samba? Has any newer
> samba (perhaps 2.0) fixed this behaviour? I'd like to
> stick with plaintext passwords, yet still move the
> profiles to the Unix home directories.
The issue is due to NT and not Samba. Sorry. You must
use encrypted apsswords to get NT roaming profiles to be
loaded from a Samba share.
Hope this helps,
Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter
Engineering Network Services Auburn University
jerry at eng.auburn.edu http://www.eng.auburn.edu/users/cartegw
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