Who should be the owner of newly created files when the creator is in the local Administrators group

Richard Sharpe realrichardsharpe at gmail.com
Mon Apr 30 15:18:16 MDT 2012

On 4/30/12, Jeremy Allison <jra at samba.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 30, 2012 at 04:38:52PM -0400, simo wrote:
>> So you always do checks in samba and then change to root to open files ?
>> I did not recall this being allowed last time I wandered in this code,
>> but it was a while ago.
> No, we don't do that. I'm in the process of making this work
> for SeBackup/SeRestore opens, but it's tricky...

I currently have a patch for the obvious path based on my previous
suggestion ... but I have likely forgotten something. I will send it
out for comment.

Richard Sharpe

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