Configure multi-protocol home directory access

For users who will access this share through FTP or SSH, you can make sure that their home directory path is the same whether they connect through SMB or they log in through FTP or SSH. This task may only be performed at the OneFS command-line interface.

About this task

This command directs the SMB share to use the home directory template that is specified in the user's authentication provider. This procedure is available only through the command-line interface.


  1. Establish an SSH connection to any node in the cluster.
  2. Run the following command, where <share> is the name of the SMB share and --path is the directory path of the home directory template specified by the user's authentication provider:
    isi smb shares modify <share> --path=""