How to prevent user upload some kinf of file on the share?

TAKAHASHI Motonobu monyo at
Tue May 24 08:37:26 MDT 2011

From: Olivier PAVILLA <olivier.pavilla at>
Date: Tue, 24 May 2011 10:28:03 +0200

> I would like to prevent user uploading some kind of files on the share.
> I noticed some users upload DVD on smaba share and it is forbidden. I
> want to prevent them to uplad blabla.VOB file.
> I tried
> veto files = /*.VOB/
> delete veto files = yes
> But no way
> Anyone has an idea to help me?

As far as I examined at Samba 3.5.6, your smb.conf prevents to upload
*.VOB to the share.

What version of Samba, you use? What operation have you examined?

I simply try to copy aaa.vob from Windows to the share with COPY&PASTE.

TAKAHASHI Motonobu <monyo at>

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