[Samba] Creating user home dirs elsewhere?

Craig White craigwhite at azapple.com
Thu Jan 22 03:33:11 GMT 2004

On Wed, 2004-01-21 at 20:11, Geoff wrote:
> Hi - I'm using the mk_homedir.so module to create user directories using 
> samba 3.0.1 in a Windows 2000 PDC environment.  The samba server is 
> acting as a domain member.  I'm wondering if there is a way to specify 
> the location of the user's home directories other than under /home.  I'd 
> really like the user directories to be created under /home/users.
on most redhat systems...

/etc/default/useradd can deal with this

YMMV - your system, the scripts that you use to create a new user might
not even look there if your system has a 'there'


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