[Samba] ACLS and samba

Adrian Chow achow at uwcsea.edu.sg
Thu Mar 24 05:41:53 GMT 2005

Hi jeremy,

Thanks.  But if after I did that and I create a directory underneath it, The new directory will not have guid set... how to solve it?

Thanks again.


----- Original Message -----
From: Jeremy Allison <jra at samba.org>
To: Adrian Chow <achow at uwcsea.edu.sg>
Cc: samba at lists.samba.org
Sent: Thu, 24 Mar 2005 02:37:08 +0800
Subject: Re: [Samba] ACLS and samba

> On Thu, Mar 24, 2005 at 12:06:56AM +0800, Adrian Chow wrote:
> > HI,
> > 
> > I guess this question have been asked before:-
> > 
> > I am running 3.0.12 for samba with acls.
> > 
> > I have a samba share folder called abc with groups art able to write. 
> group:art:rwx
> > 
> > Whenever i write with a user from the art group to the folder, the group id of
> the file changes to the id of the user instead of remaining as art.
> > 
> > What do i need to configure so that art group stays as the group id for that
> file?
> You need to set the set GID bit on the directory. This ensures that
> files created within it inherit the group of the directory, not the
> effective group id of the creating process.
> Jeremy.

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