[Samba] Roaming Profile files remain locked after logout/shutdown

Hans-Peter Bernhard h.p.bernhard at ieee.org
Sat Mar 8 07:01:50 GMT 2003

hi, I have the same problem!

additionally sometimes the roaming profiles remain on the w2k 
workstation. the latter problem could be eased by the following part of 
the startup.bat

xcacls "%USERPROFILE%" /T /C /E /G Administratoren:F /Y
xcacls "%USERPROFILE%" /T /C /E /G System:F /Y

but, the problem is not completely solved. I also observe profiles like

SMITH Gregory C. schrieb:
> Our floater secretaries roam around the office constantly. Recently they've
> complained that they only get a temporary profile and a warning that their
> romaing profile is unavailable when they move from one station to another
> within a few minutes.
> Looking into this I found that files in their profile remain locked after
> they had logged out and even shut down the workstation they were on.  I
> watched them log out cleanly so it's not a luser problem.
> Is this a timeout or network issue?

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