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Old 01-09-2004, 07:21 AM   #1
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Unhappy win98 assign home directory problem

Hi Everybody

please could someone help me

i am running suse 8.2 as a pdc samba

i have winxp clients and win98 clients

When i log onto winxp it automatically gives me my home directory no problem

when i log onto win98 it does not assign a drive at all it runs my profile but it doesnt assign a drive for my home directory
Old 01-09-2004, 07:26 AM   #2
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Talking win98 assign home directory problem

sorry i posted that with out my conf file

Can anybody help

workgroup = JHBDOM10
netbios name = JHBSRV10
server string = JHBSRV10

encrypt passwords = Yes
log file = /var/log/samba/%m.log
max log size = 0
add user script = /usr/sbin/useradd -d /dev/null -g 100 -s /bin/false -M%u
logon script = profile.bat
logon drive = X:
domain logons = Yes
os level = 99
preferred master = Yes
domain master = Yes
dns proxy = No
admin users = f2933705,f2656078,f2723565,test
write list = f2933705,f2656078,f2723565,test

valid users = %S
read only = No
create mask = 0640
directory mask = 0750
browseable = No

path = /home/netlogon
guest ok = Yes
share modes = No

path = /home/profile
read only = No
create mask = 0600
directory mask = 0700
guest ok = Yes
browseable = No
Old 01-09-2004, 07:41 AM   #3
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Please do not start your thread more than once. Keep the same replies on same discussion in the original thread please.

Your original thread can be found here:
Old 01-09-2004, 03:10 PM   #4
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Win9x series machines require you to use a logon batch script to map home drives.
Old 01-12-2004, 01:00 PM   #5
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