[Samba] Help with Profiles Please

John Benedetto jbenedet at unm.edu
Fri Jul 5 11:37:02 GMT 2002

So... do you WANT or NOT WANT profiles?  Or, do you want them for some 
things, but you don't want them copying the documents directory?

It's not exactly clear from your e-mail.

- john

> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Savage, Elijah" <elijah_savage at reyrey.com>
> To: "Savage, Elijah" <elijah_savage at reyrey.com>; <samba at lists.samba.org>
> Sent: Friday, July 05, 2002 5:41 PM
> Subject: RE: [Samba] Help with Profiles Please
>> So no one on the list has seen this type of issue before where all this
>> crap gets copied to the server profiles directory?
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Savage, Elijah
>> Sent: Friday, July 05, 2002 9:00 AM
>> To: 'samba at lists.samba.org'
>> Subject: [Samba] Help with Profiles Please
>> Good morning all and hope you all enjoyed the 4th.
>> I have a FreeBSD box setup with Samba as a PDC for win9x win2k and winxp.
>> Everything is working beautifully except for one thing, my win2k boxes
>> and winxp boxes with profiles. Of course I had to have the profiles
>> directory setup for win2k and xp clients to join the domain for some
>> reason they were looking for that. Anyway on to the problem I had a
>> client on Wednesday that copied some stuff to his laptop in to his
>> documents directory was actually some red hat ISO's, well when trying to
>> log off it took forever because anything in your documents directory
>> gets copied from the clients to the server profiles directory. Can
>> anyone give me some advice on how to keep this from happening, what am I
>> missing? The 60 gig drive could fill up very quickly if more than a few
>> clients were to do this.
>> I hope this email is not to fragmented for you all to understand :-) but
>> any help would be greatly appreciated this morning.

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