[Samba] XP + SP1 + roaming profiles, working at our site

Marc Berenschot berensch at cs.utwente.nl
Mon Sep 16 14:14:01 GMT 2002

On 16 Sep 2002 09:57:13 -0400
"Bradley W. Langhorst" <brad at langhorst.com> wrote:

> On Mon, 2002-09-16 at 02:48, Marc Berenschot wrote:
> > 
> > >Can someone help a beleagured (windows ignorant) unix nerd who is
> > >forced
> > >to support a couple of odd windows machines out? Where do I find
> > >this on a windows 2000 professional machine? Alternatively, if this
> > >just twiddles some reg key, can someone tell me what to do via
> > >regedit to acheive the same thing? 
> > 
> > 
> > You do not need this on windows 2000. To get roaming profiles
> > working there you need to add nt acl support = yes to the profile
> > share. This is only for Win XP with SP1, since Microsoft made some
> > changes there (asking for a SID when opening a profile).
> I think you may have this backwards...
> If I understand this correctly there are two possibilities
> Samba domain controller
> 	nt acl support must be yes if you are using XPsp1.
> 	nt acl support can be yes if you are using XPrelease
> 	nt acl support can be yes if you are using win2kSP2
> No samba domain controller
> 	nt acl support = no for win2ksp2 and XPrelease
> 	for XPsp1 you must apply the group policy change to log on.

You are right, where I said yes I should have said no...


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