[Samba] roaming profiles in a home environment

Dmitri Colebatch dim at colebatch.com
Thu May 31 01:35:06 GMT 2007

On 5/31/07, Adam Tauno Williams <adamtaunowilliams at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I'm assuming that I'd be better off not using roaming profiles, but
> instead
> > using folder redirection (in outlook's case simply put the files on the
> > share).
> Yes.
> > So - two questions:
> > 1. Is the above a reasonable viewpoint?
> > 2. Can I setup folder redirect through samba via a policy file, or will
> I
> > need to do it on each PC individually?
> You can perform folder redirection via policies from a Samba PDC;  just
> the same as if you were using an NT4 PDC (see older Windows NT domain
> documentation;  this is really a Windows thing,  not specific to Samba).

Thanks Adam, much appreciated.


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