[Samba] Samba Question

John H Terpstra jht at Samba.Org
Wed Apr 13 22:01:08 GMT 2005

On Wednesday 13 April 2005 13:25, Gerry Maddock wrote:
> I have a share access question for you. I have been running Samba 2.2.7 as
> a PDC on my RH7.2 box for several years now. I just setup a new PDC
> running Samba 3.0.10 on a FC3 box. I used to control read-write acces to
> shares via samba like:
> [TRData]
>         path = /tr/TRData
>         valid users = administrator, at IT, at fl, at tx, at eu, at ca, at ny, at wa, at uk
>         write list = administrator, at IT, at FLTR
>         force group = FLTR
>         read only = no
>         create mask = 0777
>         directory mask = 0777
> That would work fine when I was running Samba 2.2.7, but now it doesnt
> work with Samba 3.0.10. What can I enter to my new smb.conf (3.0.10) to
> get the shares to behave like they did when I ran 2.2.7?

Did you read the WHATSNEW.txt notes in your Samba 3.0.10 release. I believe 
you will find the magic answer there. However, since your posting is very 
short of detailed information it is a little hard to help you with a direct 

Have you read the Samba-HOWTO-Collection and the Samba-Guide for information?


- John T.

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