Bug 12706 - Incorrect documentation about disabling roaming profiles
Summary: Incorrect documentation about disabling roaming profiles
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Samba 4.1 and newer
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Documentation (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All All
: P5 major (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Samba Documentation QA Contact~
QA Contact: Samba Documentation QA Contact~
Depends on:
Reported: 2017-03-21 11:22 UTC by Holger Schletz
Modified: 2017-03-21 11:23 UTC (History)
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Description Holger Schletz 2017-03-21 11:22:24 UTC
The smb.conf manpage says:

Disable the use of roaming profiles by setting the value of this parameter to the empty string. For example, logon path = "".

This is incorrect and causes malfunction on the client. The correct way to disable roaming profiles is:

logon path =