[Samba] how to automatically create the home directory

Mason Schmitt mason at ftlcomputing.com
Thu Oct 10 12:05:56 UTC 2019

> > If you're on a RedHat system with selinux (RHEL, CentOS, fedora), then
> > it looks like
> > <https://danwalsh.livejournal.com/69837.html> pam_oddjob_mkhomedir
> > will create the home directories for you and also ensure that the
> > correct selinux labels are applied.  I have this on my todo list, as
> > I'm currently using the ADUC method, which is labour intensive.
> This will only create the home directories if the user logs into the
> Unix domain member directly, it will not work if a user just connects to
> a Samba share.

Oh, that's good to know.  Thanks.

I'm now interested in the script that you and Louis wrote.  May I have a


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