[Samba] Re: Access denied changing file attributes

Max Bolingbroke batterseapower at hotmail.com
Sat Jan 22 09:52:31 GMT 2005


Getfacl reports:

# file: Default.rdp
# owner: mbolingbroke
# group: users

For a sample file that I am trying to change the attributes of. Since 
Samba should be authenticating me as mbolingbroke, I don't think this is 
the problem.

Thanks anyway! Have you got any other ideas?

Max Bolingbroke

Beschorner Daniel wrote:

>Hi Max,
>are you owner of the files you want to handle?
>Only file owner is allowed to change file permissions (where attributes are
>mapped), write access isn't enough.
>>I've been tearing my hair out trying to get DOS file attributes
>>to work with Samba. "An  error occured applying  attributes
>>to the file <file name> Access is denied". 

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