SGID bit in Samba 2.0.7

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Wed Aug 2 18:35:23 GMT 2000

"Jochen R. Duemmel" wrote:
> Hello,
> we use the SGID bit on Solaris for directories to force setting
> the given group from the directories above (not the primary group).
> If we create directories with Samba 2.0.7, the SGID bit will not set
> on the new directory. With Samba 2.0.6 and below all worked fine.

See the inherit permissions parameter in smb.conf.

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