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Old 07-12-2005, 09:42 AM   #1
bodhisattvia
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Samba Home Directory


I work for a school district, and we use samba for our students logins. We have a current samba pdc which houses the users home directories. I have setup a second smb server and rsync'd the data over to it, but now I need to alter the smb.conf file and and the login script to point to the new server, which I'm having probs with.

I have changed the following lines (which didn't work)
Logon drive = \\server2\%u

and in the netlogon.bat :
net use H: \\server2\%Username%


I'm coming up short on this one....does anyone have any suggestions on how to have samba point to another server as the home directory?


Thanks in advance.


-Bodhi
 
  


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