Manintaining Public Share file Permissions

Michels, Gustavo [EES/BR] gustavo.michels at
Thu Oct 4 07:50:07 GMT 2001


In smb.conf:

create mask = 0777
force create mode = 0777
directory mask = 0777
force directory mode = 0777


-----Original Message-----
From: Tom Bartos [mailto:tbartos at]
Sent: quinta-feira, 4 de outubro de 2001 11:37
To: Samba
Subject: Manintaining Public Share file Permissions

In my  home network I have a Public Share /usr/pub where I store *.jpg and
*.mp3  and other common files
Goal: I would like any user with access to that share to have read write
execute on any file in that share at any time.
Problem: Directory and File permissions of New files  in the share (
/usr/pub ) are created with rwxr--r-- permissions
Question:  Can I set up permissions for  /usr/pub and any directory/file
below that to have rwxrwxrwx permissions anytime any new file/directory is

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