[Samba] Windows XP Profile-Samba 3

Natxo Asenjo natxo.asenjo at gmail.com
Sat Dec 11 05:36:59 MST 2010

On Fri, Dec 10, 2010 at 11:43 AM, hemanth kumar <hemanthkm at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> We are setting up a samba PDC with rhcl 5.I made some restrictions in  XP
> box using GPEDIT like restricting the access to control panel,desktop
> properties, registry and etc.  ,then i copied the DEFAULT USER folder frm
> that XP box to netlogon share of samba server.(thought it would act as
> baseprofile for all users and this profile policy will be copied to all new
> users).But what ever the policy i have set is only active in that XP box
> only ,if a user logs on from any other system its not taking the policy frm
> the base profile.Am i following the right way? or how can we setup the
> profile for xp users

when copying the default user's profile, did you grant permission to
'everyone' to use the profile? Otherwise it does not work. See:



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