[Samba] Re: force user

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at samba.org
Tue Oct 1 22:34:36 GMT 2002

On Tue, 1 Oct 2002, info wrote:

> Yes I had the Admin useres set as well as the valid users.  I had
> entered a number of usernames in both.  Should this make a difference?  

By definition, a user in the  "admin users" list will operate as root.

> I deleted the entries in admin users and then created a new file but the
> owner was still set to root.!?!?

Did you restart Samba after the config change?  Or at least get it to 
reread its configuration file and reboot the client machine?

cheers, jerry

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