[K12OSN] disable roaming profiles samba/ldap

Rita Gibson rgibson57 at earthlink.net
Tue Jan 3 15:15:29 UTC 2006

>>>>I have a samba/ldap server doing my authentication and storing home
>>>>directories as well as roaming profiles. How do I disable roaming
>>>>(setup on core 3 using the smbldap-installer script)? This server has
>>>>running for almost a year now can I just simply disable roaming
>>>>without it affecting the server? Thanks for the help.

 >>cant you simply edit oout the roamaing profiles portion of smb.conf..?
>>>We have roaming profiles too, and I'd love to learn how to disable them!
>>>   They are kind of a "legacy" from the W2K server we had years ago.
> I was thinking that you could comment out the profile section in smb.conf.
> I am not an expert and did not know if this would cause any problems. I
> really need to know what to do as profiles are a problem with network
> traffic. I was hoping there was an easy way to do this but with few
> responses I now don't think it is. Any help is appreciated. Thanks

I guess I could test it today, with no one in the building I could put 
it back if it doesn't work, right?

Rita Gibson

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