Question on making group Folders

Thomas Heiligenmann thomas.heiligenmann at
Sat Oct 7 16:56:50 GMT 2000

Eric Ralston wrote:
> I recently started at a small company using Samba for
> The windows login and the home directory's on the Sun
> boxes. I need to be able to create group shared
> folders and allow add users to it. How is this done?

Put the following into your smb.conf:

    comment = My group folder
    path = /path/to/my_group_folder
    writable = yes
    valid users = @my_group
    force group = my_group
    create mode = 0660
    directory mode = 0770

Users belonging to my_group will have r/w access.


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