On some versions of Mac OS X,
/home is an automount point. If a zone user’s home directory is set to
/home/username, the operating system cannot create the home directory and the user cannot log in. Therefore, you should not specify
/home/username as the home directory for any Mac OS X users, but since this is a typical UNIX home directory, there may be Active Directory users who have a
/home/username home directory.
To avoid potential problems, you can configure Centrify to change
/Users/username (the default Mac OS X home directory), in one of two ways:
- Enable the group policy, Map /home to /Users.
- Set this parameter,
adclient.mac.map.home.to.usersto true to enable the change for the local computer only; for example: