[K12OSN] Move users and home from existing server to new LDAP server

David Trask dtrask at vcs.u52.k12.me.us
Thu Feb 10 00:09:03 UTC 2005

"Support list for opensource software in schools." <k12osn at redhat.com> on
Wednesday, February 9, 2005 at 4:03 PM +0000 wrote:
>Is this as simple as tarring the current /home and expanding it on the
>new server?  The NFS export should already be setup from the SMB/LDAP
>installer script right?

I've actually done this....what I did was create my user accounts on my
Samba/LDAP server.....then I moved the homedirs....then I reran the user
script to fix permissions on the folders.  The usernames must be exactly
the same though.

David N. Trask
Technology Teacher/Coordinator
Vassalboro Community School
dtrask at vcs.u52.k12.me.us

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