Default File Permissions

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at
Sat Oct 6 08:50:06 GMT 2001

On Fri, 5 Oct 2001, Bill Town wrote:

> Is there a way to set samba so that when a user creates a folder or file
> it takes the permissions of the parent directory?  I did set the create
> mask and directory mask but that does not allow me to adopt the
> permissions of the parent folder.  I will install an ACL package soon so
> any information required to allow parent folder permission adopting with
> ACLs is needed too.  Any help would be much appreciated.

See "inherit permissions" in the smb.conf(5) man page

cheers, jerry
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