W2K Explorer security propagation prob in 2.2.8 and Samba-3's and HEAD

Jim McDonough jmcd at us.ibm.com
Thu Apr 10 01:21:42 GMT 2003

>I've have an NT4 PDC with Samba-2.2.8 joined as a domain member. When
>Explorer in W2K to change security settings on Samba shares, the security
>settings are not propagted down the the directory tree - yes I have ticked
>the "Reset perms on all child.....". I also see "CREATOR OWNER" and
>"CREATOR GROUP" as accounts defined to all directories.
>2.2.7a exhibits none of these issues, but 3 (Alpha 21) and HEAD both do.
So 2.2.7a works fine, but 2.2.8 doesn't?  Is that correct?

Jim McDonough
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