[Samba] folder redirection of my documents

Felipe Augusto van de Wiel felipe at paranacidade.org.br
Thu Jan 18 15:43:44 GMT 2007

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On 01/17/2007 07:25 PM, Adam Williams escreveu:
> I have a PC running XP that several users share.  I've logged in as them
> on it and right clicked on my documents and redirected it for each
> person to r:\my documents so that their roaming profiles will load
> faster.  I've ran into a problem that when anyone logs out on this PC,
> XP attempts to synchronize my documents of everyone that has logged into
> that PC with folder redirection.
> for example users awilliam, cdear, rcole, all have folder redirection on
> that PC, upon logout, a synchronization dialog box pops up with:
> c:\documents and settings\awilliam\my documents synchronizing to
> \\server\awilliam\my documents
> c:\documents and settings\rcole\my documents synchronizing to
> \\server\rcole\my documents
> c:\documents and settings\cdear\my documents synchronizing to
> \\server\cdear\my documents

	Ok, I think I'm missing something. What's R: for you?

> but, awilliam doesn't have write permissions to rcole and cdear, so XP
> pops up a login/password box.  Only way to get rid of that dialog box is
> to stop and skip the synchronization.  I'm running samba 3.0.23c on
> CentOS 4.4.  Any suggestions?

	Yes, there are a few ways to setup [1]profiles and they
are explained in the Samba Official HOWTO, which one did you use?

  1. http://samba.org/samba/docs/man/Samba-HOWTO-Collection/ProfileMgmt.html

	Kind regards,

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