This is normal behavor,
>> instead it creates john.smith.MIDEARTH.


if on the pc local , john.smith exists,
it always create a new folder john.smith.SERVERNAME
if you delete the local loginname and create te same again
you wil get a john.smith.PCNAME

mayby your domain name is MIDEARTH .. And not MARS.

Louis

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>Namens Jesse Spangenberger
>Verzonden: donderdag 8 december 2005 5:23
>Aan: samba@lists.samba.org
>Onderwerp: [Samba] Profile naming and Domain Name
>
>For the purpose of my question I will use the following informaiton:
>
>User Name = john.smith
>PDC = MIDEARTH
>Domain Name = MARS
>
>I have a samba-3 domain set up using Win XP Pro clients. Everything
>works ok besides for a few programs that are flaking out. But I have
>one small querk.
>
>I can log on the computer using MARS\john.smith and works fine. Lets
>say I have john.smith as a local user account with the profile of
>%SYSTEMROOT%\Documents and Settings\john.smith and then he
>logs into the
>domain which should create the profile folder of john.smith.MARS but
>instead it creates john.smith.MIDEARTH.
>
>Also when using usrmgr.exe or srvmgr.exe, it never find MARS
>without me
>having to select the domain. I suspect its looking for
>MIDEARTH as the
>domain but i'm not sure why.
>
>Any ideas?
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