[Samba] Home directory of AD-User

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Mon Apr 11 20:51:27 UTC 2016

On 11/04/16 21:29, Miguel Medalha wrote:
>> Finally 'browseable' is redundant on a Samba AD DC, there is no 
>> browsing on an AD DC.
> Well, sometimes you just *have* to do some file serving out of an AD 
> DC. It happened to me.

I am not saying you cannot have shares on a Samba AD DC, what I am 
saying is that there is no browsing code in the 'nbt' portion of the 
'samba' binary and hence they will not show up in 'network neighbourhood'

> In that case, if you don't have "browsable = yes" on a share, that 
> share will not appear in the Computer Management applet in Windows and 
> you won't be able to set its share permissions.
> Am I wrong?

As far as I am aware, on an Samba AD DC, yes.


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