"Sticky" bit with samba, is it possible?

Giulio Orsero giulioo at pobox.com
Thu Oct 25 00:10:04 GMT 2001

On Wed, 24 Oct 2001 23:10:36 +0200, you wrote:

>The Sticky bit is set now but when I make a new file (from windows) the rwx
>It should be: rwxr-----
>This is the smb.conf:
>comment = Everybody can make directories and files in this directory
>path = /samba/public
>public = no
>read only = no
>browseable = yes
>inherit permissions = yes
>force create mask = 0750
>force directory mask = 1770
>force group = users
>What is wrong?

don't know, but "force.." won't do what you expect if you do not set "create.."

create mask = xxxx
force create mask = xxxx

"force create mask" cannot subvert "create mask".

giulioo at pobox.com

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