[Samba] CSC & roaming profiles

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed May 19 08:49:00 UTC 2021

On 19/05/2021 09:44, Anders Östling wrote:
> The share is on the Samba domain member server, Ubuntu 20.04 with 
> Samba 4.13.8
> Permissions are set from the Windows server where I have mapped up all 
> available shares (for administration only) following the “Using 
> Windows ACL” section. But it is not clear to me if the next section, 
> “Using Posix ACL…” should be omitted since that section also contains 
> the  configuration of the profile share. Therefore I *think* that I 
> also implemented the steps “Create the directory and set permissions:” 
> steps (chgrp/chmod). Was that an error from my side?
>     I don't know why you have just noticed the 'csc policy' parameter, it
>     has been available for years and should be set to disabled on a
>     profiles
>     share.
> Well, I have not noticed the CSC parameter earlier although I have set 
> up the shares a number of times, both on a test and production server. 
> Maybe I was just blind for it earlier, can t say for sure.
>     Have you read this:
>     https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Roaming_Windows_User_Profiles
> You bet, at least a dozen times :)

Try for thirteen, I have just updated the page.


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