Samba simple question

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Wed May 10 22:40:27 GMT 2000

Dose the user on the win98 machine have UNIX write permission on the
directory /home/public?

Andrew Bartlett
abartlet at

Vasileios Zografos wrote:
> ok ok I have set up a public directory under /home/public on a linux machine
> configured as a Samba Server.
> The configuration of the /etc/smb.conf file is like this:
>        [public]
>              comment = Public directory
>              path = /home/public
>              browseable = Yes
>              writeable = Yes
> I can see the directory from a w98 client and can open/run the files. But I
> do not have write access to them.
> What's wrong???
> Pleezz help
> Vasilis
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