[Samba] libsmb and suid root

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at pcug.org.au
Mon Apr 22 00:21:03 GMT 2002

J Anthony wrote:
> yeah, i know its bad - but how else am i gonna mount shares as an ordinary
> user?

By making the correct executable set-uid.  Only one of the pair needs to
be - read the doco on it (I can't remember which one it is off-hand).

Andrew Bartlett

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