[Samba] Controlling share create permissions

Ryan J Betz ryanb at maumeepattern.com
Tue May 21 10:32:02 GMT 2002

I have looked around on google for information on inherit permissions and
come up mostly dry.  I can't find it in 'man smb.conf' either.  Am I looking
in the wrong places?  I would assume that if you set inherit permissions =
yes then files created in the share would inherit the permissions of the
parent directory, which is what I was looking for.  Thanks again for the


>-----Original Message-----
>Ryan J Betz wrote:
>Is it possible to set default create permissions on certain directories
>within a share?  ie. Create files in the share [something] /folder1/ as 744
>but in /folder1/subfolder/ as 777.  I thought of creating two shares and
>having the users manually go into the other share to save thier files, but
>confusion ensued.  Thanks for any help!
>>Look at inherit permissions.

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