[Samba] Roaming profiles problem - loading failure
pjmp at kingsfords.co.uk
Fri Jan 3 11:13:01 GMT 2003
Apologies for a belated response - the problem went away and I was thus unable
to get more detailed reports.
However we do have a work round that has worked for every isolated case that
has happened since:
On the Windows machine that is being logged into - making sure the user has
logged out - then in C:\Documents and Settings
for user say bloggs renaming the directory there: bloggs.bak as bloggs
... from my colleagues checks with Microsoft this problem affects pure
Microsoft environemnts too.
> Date: Tue, 5 Nov 2002 18:28:31 +0000
> From: jra at dp.samba.org
> To: Andrew Gaffney <agaffney at locutus2.yi.org>
> Cc: Peter Polkinghorne <pjmp at kingsfords.co.uk>, Samba <samba at lists.samba.org>
> Subject: Re: [Samba] Roaming profiles problem - loading failure
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> On Tue, Nov 05, 2002 at 08:48:42AM -0600, Andrew Gaffney wrote:
> > I have been having this same problem. There is nothing in 2.2.6 that
> > fixes it. I still have no idea what's causing it.
> > Peter Polkinghorne wrote:
> > > I have a samba 2.2.4 PDC which acts as the repository of roaming profiles.
> > > Just recently some of our users have experienced failure to load roaming
> > > profiles. The clients are on a pair of Windows 2000 terminal servers.
> > > The failure does not seem to be confined to one server and only affects
> > > people.
> > >
> > > The error given takes place during the loading profile stage:
> > >
> > > Windows can not copy:
> > > \\Samba server\profiles\aaa\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook\FAVF.tmp to
> > > C:\Documents and Settings\aaa.KINGSFORDS\Application
> > > Data\Microsoft\Outlook\FAVF.tmp
> > >
> > > DETAIL - Access is denied
> More details please, a packet sniff or log file extract....
Peter Polkinghorne, IT Manager
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