[Samba] Folder Redirection with NT4 Domains (II)

John H Terpstra jht at samba.org
Mon Dec 15 00:27:50 GMT 2003

On Mon, 15 Dec 2003, Juan Luis Fernandez wrote:

> > Redirecting My Documnets isn't a tricky one. Just right click ->
> > properties and change the target location. This is automatically done
> > in our network by changing the location in the default profile. This
> > is then applied to every user when they first logon. Do you mean Local
> > Settings or the Application Data folder. The Applications Data folder
> > is part of the profile anyway. I cant see why you would want to copy
> > the Local Settings directory with your profile.
> I just work with samba 2.2.8 as a part of FreeBSD ports colecction. All the
> workstations are Win 2K SP4.
> All the things runs ok but lately there are some users configured with
> roaming profiles that put in the desktop some folders. I recomend that they
> do it with links to the My documents folder opposite that creating folder in
> my desktop. In some users if I change this by this way ,the folders
> previusly deleted reapered when users close and open the logon again. I
> don´t know about how to track a solution about this. All the users have the
> same rights and directory permisions in Unix and they are part of local
> administration group of  Win2K boxes. I don´t know if this is about recycle
> bin in samba or I have roaming profiles misconfigured.


You have hit on one of the key issues that needs to be addressed. I'd like
to see further comment on that too.

- John T.
John H Terpstra
Email: jht at samba.org

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