strange permission problem

Shaun Cloherty s.cloherty at
Thu Feb 22 09:19:00 GMT 2001

Zheng Liu wrote:

> Hi,
> I have suddenly a very strange permission probelm with the shares.
> No matter what the read permissions in Linux are, ANY user can read
> EVERY file in a share.

Make sure you set the 'valid users' tag. For example, here is my [homes]

    comment = Home directories on RH7.0
    valid users = %s
    browseable = no
    read only = no
    create mode = 0750



Shaun Cloherty
Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering
University of New South Wales

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