[Samba] Roaming Profiles & oplocks problems
craigwhite at azapple.com
Sun Oct 16 19:06:20 GMT 2005
On Sun, 2005-10-16 at 19:58 +0100, Rob Mason wrote:
> I'm running FreeBSD 5.4-STABLE with Samba 3.0.20 configured as a PDC
> serving a small-ish network (10 XP hosts). My problem concerns roaming
> profiles - some XP clients take ages to logon and logoff. On doing some
> Googling I identified the 'profile acls' parameter as being a likely
> fix. However, I seem to have got myself into one of two scenarios:
> a) With 'profile acls' switched on my XP clients logon more-or-less
> immediately, but fail to save their roaming profile when logging off.
> The samba logs show "request_oplock_break: no response received..."
> b) With 'profile acls' switched off my XP clients take an age to logon
> and logoff, but the profiles are saved OK.
> I've spent days trying various permitations, but to no avail. Can
> anyone shed any light or ideas for trouble shooting this problem????
> My smb.conf is:
> path = /home/profiles
> #valid users = %U, administrator
> #force user = %U
> read only = No
> create mask = 0600
> directory mask = 0700
> #profile acls = yes
this works for me...
path = /home/samba/profiles
browseable = no
guest ok = no
writeable = yes
create mask = 600
directory mask = 700
profile acls = yes
csc policy = disable
# ls -ld /home/samba/profiles/
drwxrwx--- 6 root dom_users 4096 Aug 22 16:58 /home/samba/profiles/
(make sure that your /home/profiles is set with proper permissions too.
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