Samba mangling ACL's

Jeremy Allison jra at
Wed Oct 31 14:13:48 MDT 2012

On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 11:37:02AM -0500, Ricky Nance wrote:
> Found something interesting today while setting permissions on a folder
> using the windows security dialogue. When I added a new group or changed
> any of the existing permissions it reset all the permissions on the
> directory to r-x (where it would have been rwx before). Also the dialogue
> box showed that no user had permissions (all checkboxes were empty except
> administrator, which root owns the linux directory and its chmod'ed 755). I
> am using Version 4.1.0pre1-GIT-a9a3841 and a previous version didn't do
> this (not sure which version, but it was less than 2 months ago on a git
> pull).
> This is what it looked like before changing a user...

Please post your smb.conf.

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