[Samba] RE: Samba and file permission question
fredrik.ekengren at mandarinen.se
Wed Apr 10 23:36:02 GMT 2002
Do you have a "force create mode" set to 0666 in your smb.conf?
I had problems with Samba changing permissions on existing files when my
Windows-based backup program tried to reset the archive attribute.
> Hello all,
> We've been having problems with our virus scan (McAffe VirusScan)
> changing the permissions on files it scans over a samba mount. (It
> sets most of them to 666, basically it just unsets the x bit.)
> This is turning in to a real pain since a lot of our people
> have their
> unix homes as mounted drives. Has anyone seen or heard of
> this before? I searched for quite a while for a reason or
> solution but I wasn't
> exactly sure what I was looking for so it was a bit difficult.
> Seth Harbeck
> Space Systems / Loral
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