[Samba] preexec and client timeout when script long to execute

Tomasz Chmielewski mangoo at wpkg.org
Tue Mar 7 18:15:22 GMT 2006

Robert Schetterer wrote:
> Tomasz Chmielewski schrieb:
>> I wrote a script which downloads user profile from a remote server if 
>> the profile doesn't exist on a local server - and executes it via 
>> preexec in [profiles] share.
>> It works fine, however, there is a major glitch with it.
>> After 3 minutes or so, the client times out, and says that that the 
>> server-side profile cannot be found, contact your administrator etc.
>> The script is still running and downloads the profile from the remote 
>> server, which will take few more minutes.
>> Is there a way to tell the client not to "time-out" during logon, when 
>> the script is being executed?
> Hi  i also tested such stuff,
> and failed ,it maybe possible if you are increasing the time value with 
> poldedit.exe Ntconfig.pol for profile logon waiting time to this user 
> and/or machine

If such a value exists.
Anyone knows?

Tomasz Chmielewski

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