How to add user for SWAT?
David A Smith
dasb at eci.esys.com
Wed Jan 17 12:57:47 GMT 2001
On Tue, 16 Jan 2001, JON GERDES wrote:
> It uses Unix users not Samba users. Root has read/write and everyone else gets read rights. If you can stomach it then suid the swat binary to root to give everone with a password read/write (unless it has been forced to only allow only root - I've no idea, see the source).
Root is only needed for starting/stopping the deamons.
If the user has r/w for the smb.conf file they can edit it through SWAT.
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