[Samba] Looking for large-ish deployment advice

Krystian Filiks filiks at telesonique.com
Wed Oct 13 17:14:04 GMT 2004

Wouldn't this take you away from domain Controller Authentification?

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Subject: Re: [Samba] Looking for large-ish deployment advice

On Wed, 2004-10-13 at 18:47 +0200, Tarjei Huse wrote:
> The problem I'm having is figuring out a mechanism wherein the
> > > PDC or a login script will be smart enough to know which member server
> > > to connect to for their home directories.
> Well, if you use LDAP, you can set homedirs (and paths) and profileopaths
> each user. Problem solved.

I did not know that sort of information could be accessed via samba in
an LDAP directory. Thanks for the suggestion, I will look into it more
closely. Do you know of a specific piece of documentation that covers
that? I have not seen that in the Official howto, or in "by example",
and my knowledge of LDAP is sketchy at best.


-Quentin Hartman-

Technology Coordinator
South Lane School District
Cottage Grove, Oregon
Office- 541.767.3778
Mobile- 541-501-1197
qhartman at lane.k12.or.us

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