[Samba] mode=777 does not work as fstab option
urban at teststation.com
Tue Aug 6 09:47:03 GMT 2002
On Sat, 27 Jul 2002, David Cougle wrote:
> I have this as fstab entry
> //host/public /mnt/home smbfs
> see, i've had to put uid=user just to get it owned by user user, so i could
> edit files
> i put mode=777, but it does nothing.
> i want to let all users read/write/create/delete
Not sure what is happening, but smbmnt also looks at the umask of the user
when mounting. I also wonder if it isn't backwards and that the "mask" is
really the mode. Try fmask=0777,dmask=0777 ...
(Neither umask nor mode are options that smbmount recognizes, see the
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