[Samba] Re: Access to NFS through samba
mkur at gazeta.pl
Sat Mar 12 13:20:33 GMT 2005
nac kawathekar [nascomp19 at rediffmail.com] wrote:
> I have the following problem:
> I wish to access the NFS shares through Windows.
> I want guideline on the following issues :
> 1.One of the solution to above problem involves sharing the same
> share(directory) using Samba server and NFS server.But won't this give
> rise to conflicts with respect to access permission bits of that
> particular directory being shared. > (Because Samba does the Mapping
> of the permission bits with respect to windows whereas NFS does it
> with respect to unix/linux)
> How shall this conflict be overcome ?
There's no conflict, really - and this the way to go in most cases.
There's no such thing as "special permission bits set by NFS"
- the usual unix semantics apply all along.
> (because the SMB protocol is more stringent than NFS protocol).
Hmm, could you elaborate ?
<mkur at gazeta.pl>
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