Are there some relations between the parameter "obey pam restrictions" and "force create mode" ?

amit kumar amitkuma at
Mon Apr 17 06:02:01 UTC 2017

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Any updates on this, I am also keen to know about the same.



On 04/12/2017 12:32 PM, Fengwei via samba-technical wrote:
> Hi all:
>      Thanks for your attention.I have a question about the parameter "obey pam restrictions" and "force create mode".when I set "obey pam restrictions = yes" and "force create mode = 0777" in the smb.conf, I create a file in the shared folder in windows7 but the file mode is 755.However, if I set "obey pam restrictions = no" and "force create mode = 0777" in the smb.conf, the mode of the file which is created in the shared folder is 777.Are there some relation between the two parameters?
>      Best regards!
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