[Samba] Samba and automount?
Bjørn Tore Sund
bjorn.sund at it.uib.no
Sat Dec 9 17:58:06 GMT 2006
I tried pam_mount but have had several issues; primarily with getting
rid of the mount later. pam_cifs is simpler, easier and better for cifs
- http://sourceforge.net/projects/pam-cifs. Combined with pam_mkhomedir
you should be getting very close. I'm using pam_cifs on a network with
(currently) 400 linux clients, mounting home directories directly from a
Jiří Červenka wrote:
> I´ll try both suggestion. Now I´m testing solution using pam_mount.
> I´m gonna use this setup in computer classroom on 17 computers where
> users change very often.
> I´m not sure which solution would be more suitable for me.
> Thanks for reply
> Cybionet napsal(a):
>> Greeting Jiří,
>> Not sure but can you just use DFS or make a mount point on your samba
>> server with the W3k share and use this repository to stock all your
>> home directory. Then you don't have to automatically mount individual
>> directory. Pretty sure that will work. Or maybe someone have a better
>>> I´d like to ask someone if there is a way how to use samba and
>>> winbind to automaticaly mount users homedirs that is on w2k3 server
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