[Samba] Avoiding user home directories

Christoph Scheeder christoph.scheeder at scheeder.de
Wed Oct 27 10:48:58 GMT 2004

Madhusudan, R schrieb:
> Hi,
>  When I connect to SAMBA using a particular username, apart from the shares I created,
> it appears that the home directory of the user logging in also shows up in the share list.
> I searched for a parameter using which I could control this, but was unsuccessful.
> The [HOMES] section of my SMB.CONF looks like:
> [homes]
>         comment = Home Directories
>         read only = No
>         create mask = 0750
>         browseable = No
> Any suggestions?
> Thanks,
> Madhu
What do you want? no home-directory share?
Simply remove the complete [homes] section
and these shares will disappear.

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