wide links and root preexec

simo idra at samba.org
Thu Feb 11 07:49:27 MST 2010

On Thu, 2010-02-11 at 13:33 +0100, Ralf Zimmermann wrote:
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> Hi all,
> I have a problem with 'wide links  = no'. The Parameter 'wide links' is default
> yes. In  our [homes] configuration we  have defined 'root preexec'  script. The
> script creates a home directory if this  not exits. All works fine. But when we
> configure 'wide  links = no' home  directories aren't create anymore.  The path
> of  the  home  dirs is  /storage/samba/home  and  the  path  of the  script  is
> /etc/samba/scripts/mkhome.sh.
> What is here the problem. I read the manual of smb.conf but I found nothing.

Do you get any error in the logs ?


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer <simo at samba.org>
Principal Software Engineer at Red Hat, Inc. <simo at redhat.com>

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