[Samba] Samba and Vista profile probs

Jean-Jacques Moulis jj at isy.liu.se
Mon Apr 21 10:02:29 GMT 2008

On Mon, 21 Apr 2008 11:23:57 +0200 Collen Blijenberg <collen at hermanjordan.nl> wrote:

CB> Well i must say, it looks like the removal
CB> of the profile list works. !

CB> but the mentioning of the nt4 policy's not working with vista
CB> was a big bummer...

CB> isn't there an otherway to make policy's work with vista ??
CB> like adding the SYSVOL share orso ??
CB> or using the policy editor of xp/vista in combination with samba.

CB> Thx, Collen

One solution is to use Wpkg for this.
Have a look at: http://wpkg.org/Adding_Registry_Settings

Wpkg works well with Vista (if run as SYSTEM) even with UAC enabled.
Wpkg intalls and maintains software on clients computers and is
IMHO an indispensable companion to a samba domain server.


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