[Samba] Creating mandatory profiles (not making profiles mandatory)
malte.mueller at ewetel.net
Tue Feb 1 09:38:18 GMT 2005
is it possible to create the user profiles by copying a template, change
file ownership and modify the SID in NTUSER.DAT using the profile tool?
We have many problems with broken profiles. This has become time
consuming and frustrating - when a user experiences an error or weird
behaviour of an application I can never be sure wether the cause is a
"wrong user error", a broken profile or defect in installation. If I
want all users or groups of users to have the same profile I should be
able to create it for them.
I already use the "default user", but with that I only can make a
profile mandatory after the user's first logoff.
I could try myself, but I sometimes experience that "tricks" that work
at first and look good have some side effects I didn't think of, so I
would appreciate comments from people who tried that, or maybe someone
knows why this is rather a bad idea.
With kind regards,
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