[Samba] Profiles - Slow logoff

Bradley W. Langhorst brad at langhorst.com
Tue Mar 4 05:57:38 GMT 2003

On Mon, 2003-03-03 at 22:52, Jim C wrote:
> > yep 
> > the files have to be copied back and forth...
> > 
> > I encourage my users to keep their files on the server and work on them
> > in place.  I redirect My Documents to their home directory on the
> > server.
> Do you do that with a link?
i think it's probably a link internally but
you can change the location of "my documents" to be wherever you want.
I just put it on a mapped drive 
> > I also move mozilla's cache into their Local Settings folder
> > We use IMAP to reduce the amount of mail stored in the profile.
> > You could also increase the speed of your network...
> > note: this is not a samba specific problem
> Is it windows specific then?  I've never noticed it with Linux (LDAP/NFS).
linux doesn't do that whole profile thing...
so i guess in that sense it's windows specific
but really it's just copying files back and forth so there should be no
difference in file transfer speeds between linux and windows
Bradley W. Langhorst <brad at langhorst.com>

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