[Samba] classicupgrade and shares and printers and logins

Robert Moskowitz rgm at htt-consult.com
Fri Sep 4 19:21:30 UTC 2015

On 09/04/2015 02:55 PM, Marc Muehlfeld wrote:
> Hello Robert,
> Am 04.09.2015 um 06:23 schrieb Robert Moskowitz:
>> Does classicupgrade copy over the smb.conf definitions for shares,
>> printers, and logins?
> No.
>> I don't see any shares in the new smb.conf (but they were in an include
>> in my old setup)
> That's expected.

As I move along here, I will add  a simple share just to see it there 
before I tackle the big stuff.

>> netlogon shows where I should put the scripts, but does not have my
>> parameters:
>> logon drive = H:
>> logon script = %U.cmd
> These parameters work only on an PDC. In an AD you do this via
> attributes in an user object:
> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/User_home_drives#Define_the_users_home_folder_in_the_account_settings
> or via GPO.
Will look at this some more and also find out what GPO is.

 From what I have read so far about [home] share, when I create a user, 
it creates this directory?
Then I can rsync the current home directory over from the current server.

What about roaming profiles?

>> Printers is really not important, but I should see evenually to get it
>> working.
> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Setup_a_Samba_print_server
> Regards,
> Marc

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