[Samba] Problem with roaming profiles

Tilo Lutz TiloLutz at gmx.de
Mon Sep 8 11:57:36 GMT 2003

Am Son, 2003-09-07 um 15.23 schrieb Tilo Lutz:
> Hi
> After changing from samba 2.2.7 to 3.0.rc2 I can't get roaming
> work. Clients Are W2K and XP.
> I've also switched from smbpasswd backend to ldap. Logon path is only
> set in smb.conf, not in ldap.
> Storing of profiles is working but it takes very long.
> I've tried logon path = \\wilma2\profile\Win2K and \\wilma2\profile.
> But the clients are always storing profile in \\wilma2\profile\Win2K.
> Is it possible windows is caching home path anywere?

If I set attribute sambaProfilePath in ldap profiles are working
Why isn't the global parameter
logon path = "\\WILMA2\profile\Win2K"
in smb.conf used?
Setting sambaProfilePath = "\\WILMA2\profile
has worked, but why?
The correct setting would be \\wilma2\profile\Win2K

Any idea?


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