eischen at pcnet1.pcnet.com
Thu May 8 02:31:19 GMT 2003
On Thu, 8 May 2003, John H Terpstra wrote:
> On Thu, 8 May 2003 jra at dp.samba.org wrote:
> > On Thu, May 08, 2003 at 02:22:00AM +0000, John H Terpstra wrote:
> > > On Tue, 6 May 2003, Joseph Leipert wrote:
> > >
> > > > I have Question, I have a school running on samba. I want none of the
> > > > users to have the right to delete files, but they must be able to write
> > > > to the files. How do I do that?
> > >
> > > You sure do have a question here!
> > >
> > > Under Unix/Linux the right to write to a file means the right and ability
> > > to delete the file. If you can get that changed, then we can accommodate
> > > your request. Until then, we live and die by the operating system we live
> > > on top of.
> > Errr, actually no - UNIX *can* do this. The ability to delete a file is
> > held in the *directory* the file is contained in, not the file itself.
> Doh! So true! Thanks Jeremy.
I'm interpreting the question a bit, but I would think the
original poster would want the ability to create _new_ files.
Wouldn't this disallow creation of new files?
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