[Samba] HomeDir with machinenname

Marc Muehlfeld Marc.Muehlfeld at medizinische-genetik.de
Wed Jun 18 14:04:44 GMT 2008

No one any idea how I can get this working?

Marc Muehlfeld schrieb:
> Hello.
> I have a Folder /shares/Public/ which is shared. The Account "general" 
> should have a separate HomeDir below /shares/Public/general depending on 
> the machine name. So I set the attribute homeDirectory in LDAP to 
> /shares/Public/general/%m (i also tried %M).
> But when I log on at PC01, the HomeDir is not mounted, because %m/%M was 
> not resolved to the machinename:
>  > /shares/Public/general/' does not exist or permission denied 
> when
>  > connecting to [general] Error was No such file or directory
> I use %m for the logfile name too, where it is mapped to the machine 
> name (not the IP).
> Any idea what could went wrong and how else I can get the needed setup? 
> Currently we use 3.0.22 and can't upgrade because of different problems 
> with trusted domains in our setup.
> Regards
> Marc Muehlfeld

Marc Muehlfeld (Leitung IT)
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