samba domain controller and users login profile
Posted on 2011-10-30
Recently installed suse linux enterprise 11 and configured as samba domain controller with the ldap as password backend, now the in the LAN desktops and laptops are members or clients of windows 2003 AD.
Disjoin all the desktops and laptops from the Windows AD and join to the suse linux enterprise 11 samba domain controllers. But keeping their Documents and Settings of their local system as it is as msoutlook and data is available on their desktop and mydocuments .
Existing profile windows AD of all the users are of local profile as we have disabled the roaming profile due to the bandwidth consumption.
Now iam looking for the solution like retaining their local profile intact without any changes but join them to suse linux enterprise samba pdc for this have created the user names same as windows AD user accounts.
Please help me how to achieve this also is this recommended or creating the new profile is recomenede. Please help. Thanks in advance.