[Samba] 2003 Terminal Server profile storage problem(earliermessage was incomplete - sorry)

Mitch (WebCob) mitch at webcob.com
Tue Dec 7 20:21:09 GMT 2004

>> We were striving for live network stored access - no replication - have I
>> missed something else?
>I think so, this sounds exactly like how *roaming* profiles behave.  
>Use a policy to redirect "My Documents" out of the profile an to a
>'real' share somewhere like \\{servername}\homedir.  The same can be
>done with other folders in the roaming profile (see the Samba Guide).
>You'll still have roaming profile but the important parts will be live
>and the profile will be smaller.

[Mitch says:] Thanks to both of you (Paul & Adam)... I was aware of the
group policy to redirect "My Documents", etc, but hadn't thought of taking
them outside the normal profile structure to reduce the replication load...

That's a good idea.

Thanks again!


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