Word 97 and permission problems >

Peter de Groot pdgtech at wantree.com.au
Tue Aug 18 08:43:53 GMT 1998

It looks like you are using the default unix user
permissions (umask) when you create the file
on the share.

Try the "create mask", "directory mode", "force group"
goodies in the smb.conf file.

Works for me.



> Question for Everyone,
>   We are running 1.9.18p8 on hpux 10.20.  This particular machine has a
> directory called docommon that is writable by anyone.  The problem we
> are having is that whenever someone opens a file with word 97, then
> saves it, they own the file and the permissions are -rw-r--r--.  Thus,
> no one else can open the file.  How can we make the files keep the
> -rw-rw-rw setting?  Please CC: me as I am not on the samba list.
> Thanks,
> AJ

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