Creating home directory shares

You can use System Manager to create a home directory share and manage home directory search paths.

Before you begin

CIFS must be set up and started.


  1. Click the SVMs tab.
  2. Select the SVM, and then click Manage.
  3. Click the Shares tab.
  4. Click Create Home Directory and provide the pattern information that determines how a user is mapped to a directory.
  5. Click Create.
  6. Verify that the home directory you created is listed in the Shares window.