[Samba] Roaming Profile problems
craigwhite at azapple.com
Wed Feb 2 06:54:04 GMT 2005
On Tue, 2005-02-01 at 09:00 +0100, SABINE ZARABIAN wrote:
> Paul Gienger wrote:
> >> I tried to change logon path in smb.conf in an emty string, but no
> >> changes, if I delete this entry in smb.conf, samba use a default
> >> value and this is
> > Make sure you also don't have a profile share if you're using
> > something like \server\profiles\%U, which is the default. Setting a
> > blank string should also work here. Remember that your clients will
> > probably remember what the profile path was for an account, so be sure
> > to try with a fresh user. Check the output of
> > pdbedit -v <username>
> > to be sure the server won't be giving out a (valid) default path.
> >> on the server.
> >> So I tried to change sambaProfilePath in ldap, I tried an emty
> >> string, I tried to delete this entry but no changes. I still have
> >> roaming profiles.
> > This one won't work. An empty string in ldap, as far as I've found,
> > is a deleted attribute, so it will default to the server setting.
> Hello Paul,
> thanks for your answer.
> I don't have a profile share in my smb.conf. If I delete the logon path
> entry in smb.conf and sambaProfilePath in ldap, pdbedit -v still show me
> a ProfilePath like \\server\login\profile. Is is no problem, changing
> the roaming profile to local profile manually on every workstation, but
> as I wrote, we have nearly 300 workstations and this is too much to
> change it locally.
> Any other idea ?
in global section
logon path =
no empty string, nothing but an end of line
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