[Samba] force user problem
mac at nibsc.ac.uk
Wed Sep 15 13:31:28 GMT 2004
>I have samba 3.0.4 set up as a PDC and have a problem with using "force user"
> with thie following share:
> path = /usr/local/samba/shared
> write list = usera, userb, userc
> force user = usera
> guest ok = true
>If I try to write a file from an XP system as usera I get an "Access is denied"
>failure. If I take out the "force user" line there is no problem!
There's a known bug in Samba using 'write list' and 'force user'.
(the section for 3.0.6)
So you need to upgrade. And you should jump directly to 3.0.7 to get
rid of the vulnerability recently fixed.
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