[Samba] (no subject)
eric_lai at acewise.com
Sun Aug 25 18:24:02 GMT 2002
Please do not send mail to me again!!!!
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On Behalf Of Paxton at happyhome
Sent: Monday, August 26, 2002 11:14 AM
To: samba help
Subject: [Samba] (no subject)
I'm sure the solution is simple, but describing the problem is long.
I have a samba server on my network of mostly windows machines, and all
The windows machines can read and write and create files and directories
I have a Linux machine on the network and although it can mount and
the files on the Samba server, I can not write to it. When I check the
permissions on a directory where I can not write a file, no surprise, I
that group and others do NOT have write permission.
If I log in as root on the same machine, the permissions show the same
since it is root, it can write to the samba share. If I attempt to
the permissions here to allow writing, it does not complain but they do
But, surprise to me, If I log into the Samba machine (as root) and look
the directory permissions (I use KDE in all of this), I find that group
others DO HAVE write permission.
I hope this is clear. What is going on here?
As they say, "Thanks in advance!"
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