[K12OSN] OS X with Linux or Windows Home Folders?

Peter Scheie peter at scheie.homedns.org
Thu Sep 20 22:20:40 UTC 2007

Not quite sure if this will help you, but you might look at afpfs-ng 
which allows you to mount Apple shared volumes onto Linux machines.



Shane Sammons wrote:
> Maybe someone here would know. I have search Google and I keep getting 
> instructions on NFS shares, Samba, etc. Yet, not one has been setting up 
> and moving user home folder in OS X Workgroup Manager from local AFP 
> shares to an SMB or NFS share.
> I created a basic Windows share and entered smb:\\\students 
> with username in both of its fields and that didn't work. I then tried 
> the username:password at Workgroup/servername/share format. Still account 
> were made locally.
> I am not going to setup an Ubuntu Server and see if I can do it with NFS 
> shares. However, again no luck with finding documentation on it. I have 
> found notes of issues with the file locking of 10.3 systems which we use.
> Would anyone here know and be a good resource for this or perhaps could 
> direct me to some documentation?
> Thanks,
> Shane Sammons
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