[Samba] Samba 4 & Thunderbird Mail Client

Gaiseric Vandal gaiseric.vandal at gmail.com
Thu Aug 1 22:27:26 UTC 2019

With a properly designed e-mail system, it shouldn't matter if a user's 
hard drive fails.

Also, configuring your e-mail client to be depending on the file server 
and mail server creates more points of failure for your e-mail 
communication.       Learned this the hard way.

On 8/1/19 2:46 PM, Reindl Harald wrote:
> Am 01.08.19 um 20:44 schrieb Gaiseric Vandal:
>> On 8/1/19 2:07 PM, Reindl Harald wrote:
>>> i assume you never seen something like user profiles on a central server
>>> like in most bigger setups and the thunderbird profile holds way more
>>> data then just the mails
>>> so your whole response is nonsense
>> If saving thunderbird profile on a network directory causes problems,
>> and the problem goes away by switching to local, and there aren't new
>> problems created by switching it to local, then the simplest option may
>> be to switch to local and move on to the next problem.  I have yet to
>> meet any IT people how have too much time on their hands.
> you know nothing about IT people!
> *because* they have not too much time on their hands they give out
> policies of NO LOCAL DATA AT ALL for central backup and recorvery
> reasons and when you fucking local machine makes a bad noise it got
> replaced, you login and you are done

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