[Samba] "homes" vs "home"

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Sep 13 09:22:07 UTC 2017

On Wed, 13 Sep 2017 08:47:56 +0000
Shakil Shaikh via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> Thank you for the replies. After some more reading I realised that
> path substitution works in general shares and not just [homes], so
> something like the following achieves what I'm looking for:
> [home]
> path = /data/users/%U
> This works in 4.2.14 (although I am now looking on how to upgrade
> Samba too!)

Well if it works for you, okay, but what I was trying to find out was,
how are you running Samba. If it is running as an AD DC, then most of
the parameters you have in the share will not work!


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