[Samba] netlogon script not running...(upgrade from 3.0.25b to 3.2.4)

Adam Williams awilliam at mdah.state.ms.us
Mon Oct 13 19:04:49 GMT 2008

i have the same problem and filled out a bug report 
https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=5627 and it never went 
anywhere.  my only work around was to create a shortcut in the user's 
startup folder to their netlogon script.

Johan Landerholm wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have been using samba for a very long time and have just upgraded my 
> 3.0.25b servers to 3.2.4.
> I have a bunch of BDC's located in different areas of the country and 
> a PDC running at HQ.
> I'm using LDAP as the user directory and I replicate the tree to every 
> site. Samba looks up users using the replicas.
> I also use netlogon scripts to mount drives and set the time when the 
> clients log on.
> But,
> The last machine upgraded (Novell SLES10 x86_64) refuses to "serve" 
> the netlogon script anymore.
> I have another exactly the same machine and smb.conf that does work, 
> but this one does not.
> I can see it the log.smbd that when the client logs on, the netlogon 
> share is mapped and disconnected, but I can't understand why it 
> refuses to run the netlogon script.
> I have compared file permissions and configuration files, but I can't 
> find any difference.
> Can someone give me a hint on how to go on debugging this problem and 
> perhaps find the reason ?
> Best regards,
> Johan Landerholm

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