Change directory_create_or_exist()

Jelmer Vernooij jelmer at
Wed May 18 11:33:08 MDT 2011

On Tue, 2011-05-17 at 15:40 +0200, Andreas Schneider wrote:
> on the buildfarm we see currently the error.
> invalid permissions on directory 
> '/memdisk/build/samba_4_0_test/st/client/ncalrpcdir': has 0700 should be 0755
> ../source4/smbd/service_named_pipe.c:206: Failed to create ncalrpc pipe 
> directory '/memdisk/build/samba_4_0_test/st/client/ncalrpcdir' - 
> Wouldn't it make sense that we try a chmod() to fix the permissions on the 
> directory before we fail?
That directory can be one that's specified by the user; I'm not sure if
it's a good idea to automatically change the permissions of a user
directory, especially making it more public than it was before.

In this case, perhaps we should just do the right thing when we create



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