[Samba] Samba4: Site dependent profile path

Diego Woitasen diego at woitasen.com.ar
Wed Feb 12 16:48:30 MST 2014

On Wed, Feb 12, 2014 at 6:51 PM, Marc Muehlfeld <samba at marc-muehlfeld.de> wrote:
> Hello Diego,
> Am 12.02.2014 22:29, schrieb Diego Woitasen:
>>   AFAIK, the "logon path" parameter doesn't apply anymore in Samba 4.
>> If you want roaming profiles you have to use profilePath user
>> attribute. This works fine but I have an issue. In my environment we
>> have multiple sites. Each one has its own DC and its own file server.
>> We want to store the profile in the file server, but I couldn't fine a
>> way to fine this. I have to do it user by user, but it's a headache
>> for us. Users move from site to site and we don't have an accurate way
>> in advance to know the location of each user.
>>   If there way to define the file server for the profile that depends
>> on the site? Subnet, logon server, whatever?
> You can try to create GPOs for each site defining the different profile
> paths
> http://www.grouppolicy.biz/2010/03/setting-of-the-week-19-set-roaming-profile-path-for-all-users-logging-onto-this-computer/
> and then link the different GPOs to sites:
> http://www.grouppolicy.biz/2010/03/setting-of-the-week-19-set-roaming-profile-path-for-all-users-logging-onto-this-computer/

Thanks for the information. Can you send me the second link? You
pasted the same link twice.

> Regards,
> Marc

Diego Woitasen
Linux and Open Source solutions architect at www.vhgroup.net

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