[Samba] Profile Location Best Practice

Charles Marcus CMarcus at Media-Brokers.com
Tue Oct 16 10:19:34 GMT 2007

> Yes;  I've got about 200 users who sign on and off every day.  PDC is
> Samba;  profiles in one share, home directory its own share.  No issues.


Just noticed something about what you guys are saying...

I have both my home directories and profiles coming from the SAME parent 


Each users home directory (H:) is mapped to:


The new directory I created for Profiles is:


Isn't this accomplishing the same thing? Or does it actually need to be 
two different, separate SHARES?

I prefer not to create more SHARES than is needed, but if I need to, now 
is the time to do it, since I'm getting ready to migrate everyones 
profile to fix this.



Best regards,


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