[Samba] altering the "create mode" for samba shares

Jason Stewart jstewart at rtl.org
Thu Jun 13 05:24:03 GMT 2002

Hi Rob,

Maybe you would like to try out a Filesystem and Samba with ACL support. 
XFS will work, as well as EXT2 on linux with ACL patches applied.


At 02:41 PM 6/12/2002 -0600, Rob Buhler wrote:
>Hi, I'm Samba is a new thing for me and I hope my question will make some 
>I have created several samba shares listed in my smb.conf file and have 
>the option "create mode =  0660" set.
>This is fine most of the time, however sometimes  certain users create 
>files (for web pages) that they want to be
>world-readable.  How can I keep my default setting at 660, but have some 
>files set to
>world-readable when they are created?  Is there an option that could 
>override the default for certain users is
>they entered it in when they saved the file?  Should I be trying something 
>I would appreciate any suggestions that anyone had.
>thank you,
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