Admin equiv creates root owned files
cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Fri May 29 15:19:44 GMT 1998
Tim Winders wrote:
> > .SS admin users (S)
> > This is a list of users who will be granted administrative
> > privileges on the share. This means that they will do all file
> > operations as the super-user (root).
> > You should use this option very carefully, as any user in this list
> > will be able to do anything they like on the share, irrespective of
> > file permissions.
> I read this, but disagree with how it should work. Is the ONLY
> thing it does is FILE permissions? Are there other "domain" things
> that might pop up in the future?
The "admin users" parameter has been around long before the NTDOM
code. Not sure what you mean by 'other "domain" things'...
Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter
Engineering Network Services Auburn University
jerry at eng.auburn.edu http://www.eng.auburn.edu/users/cartegw
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