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Old 12-21-2005, 05:41 AM   #1
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Post Samba PDC and logon script

have a well working samba pcd
only the logon script is not working
can anybody help me


netbiosname = PDC
preserve case = yes
oplocks = yes
browseable = yes
printing = cups
writeable = no
# logon script = \\PDC\home\profiles\%U\%U.bat
default = netlogon
prefered domain = yes
workgroup = RPAG.LOCAL
debug level = 2
os level = 65
update encrypted = yes
security = ads
getwd cache = yes
short preserve case = yes
max log size = 5000
log file = /var/log/samba/log.%m
load printers = yes
read raw = yes
write raw = yes
socket options = TCP_NODELAY
default case = lower
logon drive = Y:
guest ok = no
fake oplocks = no
domain master = yes
encrypt passwords = yes
public = no
logon home = \\PDC\profiles\%U.pds
dead time = 15
password level = 4
case sensitive = no
domain admin users = root
mangle case = no
server string = Samba %v (PDC) @ RPAG.LOCAL
logon path = \\PDC\profiles\%U.pds
domain logons = yes
logon script = \\PDC\home\profiles\%U.bat

path = /home/%u
comment = Benutzer-Verzeichnisse
browseable = yes
writeable = yes

path = /home/netlogon
browseable = no
writeable = no
comment = NetLogON

path = /home/profiles
browseable = yes
writeable = yes
comment = Benutzerprofile

path = /home/public
browseable = yes
writeable = yes
guest ok = yes
public = yes
comment = Öffentlicher Ordner
Old 12-21-2005, 11:38 PM   #2
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The path of the logon script must be relative to the netlogon service. For example, if you set logon script = startup.bat, the Windows client with use the pathname \\LOGON_SERVER\netlogon\startup.bat. Your logon script doesn't work because you've tried to specify an absolute pathname. Also, the logon script must use DOS style CR/LF line ending, so if you've created it on the Linux box, you will need to send it through todos for the Windows boxes to use.

Hope this helps.
Old 12-22-2005, 07:10 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by fdobrovo
have a well working samba pcd
only the logon script is not working
can anybody help me


logon script = \\PDC\home\profiles\%U.bat
Instead of that use this line
logon script = %u.bat
& place all your scripts with pattern username.bat in /home/netlogon.

Thats it.



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