[Samba] File access rights on a NFS share: please help !

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Mon Sep 19 16:07:31 GMT 2005

On Mon, Sep 19, 2005 at 05:03:34PM +0200, Sabrina Lautier wrote:
> Hello,
> As I didn't get any answer, I'm posting my question again.
> Sorry to insist but I'm very embarrassed...
> I'm having troubles with access rights on files located on a NFS server
> (Solaris 8).
> The client  machine is a Linux SuSe E9.0 and the samba suite version is
> samba-3.0.20, directly installed from a Linux package.

Solaris 8 has a limit of 16 groups I believe. If your user
is in more than 16 groups the groups over 16 will be silently
truncated for NFS access.

Any way you can move to an NFS server that supports more
groups ?


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