several wired errors with samba4
mat+Informatique.Samba at matws.net
Fri Feb 13 00:26:49 MST 2009
On 02/13/2009 02:33 AM, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Thu, 2009-02-12 at 15:21 +0300, Matthieu Patou wrote:
>> Dear all,
>> While trying to search a problem I had a look at my samba4 log today,
>> and I saw this errors:
>> * /usr/local/samba/private/smbd.tmp/messaging/names.tdb
>> * keytab /usr/local/samba/private/secrets.keytab open failed: Permission
>> It seems to me that the samba process is started with root so unless it
>> tries to lower its rights I do not see a reason for this because all
>> files and folders (even parent folders) are owned by root with a least
>> rw rights.
>> Any idea of what could cause this problem ?
> Are you sure it started as root?
root 4730 8.2 3.2 137208 77556 ? Ss Feb11 201:32
/usr/local/samba/sbin/samba -D -M single
> Is SeLinux or some other tool denying access?
I don't think so
> Samba does change user to perform filesystem access (in the SMB server),
> but should change back as soon as it needs to access anything else.
> In short, I'm a bit stumped - the best route forward would be to print
> the real and effective UID in the debug messages.
I'll made a change this afternoon.
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