[K12OSN] Practical limit to number of samba shares?
haysja at sages.us
Tue Jun 15 18:21:37 UTC 2004
The login script can contain this instead:
net use x: \\samba.server.ip.no\homes
No need to differentiate for the individual user. This will connect
directly to the users home directory.
Scott Sherrill wrote:
>> We have /home mapped to H:\ but it would be more elegant to have H:\ be
>> mapped directly to the student home folder. Does anyone know of any
>> reason not to set up 500 samba shares on one of our k12 severs?
> I think you can automatically with Samba.
> try something like:
> comment = Home Directories
> ;browseable = no
> writable = yes
> valid users = %S
> users = %S
> create mode = 0664
> directory mode = 0775
> then in your login script do a:
> net use h: \\sambaserver\@userid"
> otherwise you will have to continually maintain the shares when you
> add/remove a user. The above is all automatic.
> If you still wanted an all homes share you could do:
> comment = All Homes
> path = /home
> ;browesable = yes
> writeable = no
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