[Samba] Roaming Profiles under LDAP backend
chris at number41media.com
Tue Mar 15 21:54:57 GMT 2005
Thank you, that did what I wanted...
I guess that since I am using ldap for the posixAccount/shadowAccount
part of samba authentication as well that %u (current Unix username)
isn't found on the machine but %U (Requested client username) works as
it is being passed with the request.
> Paul Gienger wrote:
>>> I have tried removing the sambaProfilePath attribute from the LDAP
>>> user's dn so that the "login path" samba config can take over. In
>>> such a case (assuming "logon path = \\%L\profiles\%u\%m") %u does
>>> not expand to "testuser1" but %m will expand to the machine name
>>> (grima). Thus the profile directory gets written to the servers file
>>> system as...
>> For some reason I seem to remember a case sensitivity issue here but
>> I can't find the message regarding it. On our server, with 3.0.11
>> the following does work:
>> logon path = \\%L\profiles\%U
>> This has been working prior to us putting any profile path info into
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