[Samba] [SOLVED] Windows 7 client not mounting 'HOME' share.

Linda Walsh samba at tlinx.org
Sat Jul 30 13:52:59 MDT 2011

Julien Celle wrote:

> it appears that the logon home parameter
> should be set to the following value :
>     logon home = \\%L\%U
> instead of the one I was using :
>     logon home = \\%L\homes\%U
> I don't really understand why. Anybody could explain ?

I have noticed, (I use %D instead of %L), that
\\%D\homes == \\%D\%U

Mounting either one will mount the home dir.
'homes' is something of a 'reserved name' among the sharenames.

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