[Samba] query about PC setups

Sandy McCarthy sandy-samba at abesco.net
Thu Jul 6 15:55:21 GMT 2006

At 16:47 06/07/2006, you wrote:
>Thanks for the info.  I've been trying to get this to work but I'm having difficulty with it.
>I put the statement "logon script = startup.bat" in my [global] section.  I also inserted
>browseable = no
>share modes = no
>into the smb.conf.  And I made a startup.bat which I placed in /usr/local/samba/lib, and which contains only the command "net use h: /homes".  But when I log in to the PC, unfortunately it doesn't connect me to the homes share automatically like I thought it should.  I checked the samba logs and I don't see any error messages there.  Anybody have ideas about what I might be doing wrong?
>Thanks a lot,

Only works if you configure your samba server to be a PDC and connect your workstations otherwise login scripts don't function. Have you got your Samba configuration setup for Domain security?


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