[Samba] Multilingual Win 2008 R2 problems with Samba 3.6/CentOS 6

Peter Astrand astrand at cendio.se
Mon Dec 1 04:36:34 MST 2014

On Fri, 28 Nov 2014, Davor Vusir wrote:

>> What is the recommended solution to this? I recently found:
>> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Samba_%26_Windows_Profiles#Implementing_roaming_profiles_with_Samba
>> However, the suggested configuration is to store roaming profiles on a
>> separate share. We would prefer to store them in the UNIX home dir as we
>> currently do (logon path = \\%N\%U\.profile). Is that possible?
> Is your setup is for Linux computers only? And the use of Remote
> Desktop is for certain tasks? If so, yes. Don't forget to add 'csc
> policy = disable' to the share definition.

I was able to solve this problem by tweaking smb.conf to:

logon path = \\%N\%U\.profile
store dos attributes = yes
csc policy = disable

    comment = Home Directories
    browseable = no
    writable = yes
    valid users = %S
    create mask = 0664

Removed "profile acls = yes".

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