[Samba] Ubuntu 18.04 classicupgrade help
rpenny at samba.org
Wed Jan 5 20:03:27 UTC 2022
On Wed, 2022-01-05 at 19:42 +0000, Carl Hunter via samba wrote:
> On Wednesday, January 5, 2022, 02:20:28 p.m. EST, Rowland Penny via
> samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:
> So my environment is one Ubuntu 18.04 server that's been
> classicupgraded to a Samba AD DC.
Samba does not recommend using a DC as a fileserver, could you run
another Samba instance as a fileserver (in a VM ?).
> All machines connecting to the AD are Windows 7 machines and
> eventually Windows 10 machines.
Windows 7 user SMBv1, but Windows 10 has this turned off by default.
> The server is running Samba file shares but no printserver. Each
> user has their own /home folder on the file server and access to a
> few other shares which are mapped by a logon.cmd script when they log
Do you have this line in the smb.conf file:
template homedir = /home/%U
If you do not, your user will get /home/DOMAIN/%U
> For the example commands above, the students group was already
> created in the NT4 domain and converted to the AD domain.
You just need to add your users to the 'students' group (if they are
not already members)
> I do see a "Creating a Windows and Unix user" section on the samba
> wiki but I'm not sure what all the unix options mean.
I think you mean here:
Can you say which options you do not understand.
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