[Samba] deploy application on Windows Stations
mangoo at wpkg.org
Wed Oct 12 22:12:32 GMT 2005
Josh Kelley schrieb:
> FM wrote:
>>How do-you handle applications deployment with SAMBA domain and
>>Windows XP workstations ?
>>non free softwares are ok too :-)
> We're currently using Nitrobit (http://www.nitrobit.com/). Although
> we've had a fair number of problems getting it set up and working, it
> lets you do full Active Directory-style Group Policies with a Samba domain.
...and the Active Directory-style Group Policies don't won't really help
to install software, unless you have it in MSI format.
So no Firefox, no Thunderbird, Flash Player etc. deployment, as they
don't have a MSI installer :)
In that case, I use WPKG for all MSI and non-MSI installers (exe etc.) -
http://wpkg.org - which works with Samba (and Active Directory too).
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