[Samba] Strange permissions problems
sgmayo at mail.bloomfield.k12.mo.us
Fri Aug 25 19:01:05 GMT 2006
Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
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> Scott Mayo wrote:
>>Scott Mayo wrote:
>>>I had this problem some last year and never got it figured out. Now
>>>it is bugging me. It seems that sometimes when a student writes
>>>his/her file to a directory, it will not keep the correct group. It
>>>puts his/her main group as the group owner and that fouls things up.
> Use the setgid bit on the parent directory.
> I also prefer 'inherit permissions' over the
> "create mask/mode" options.
I have the setgid bit set. So you are saying to leave it the unix
permissions and then just change the 'create mask/mode' to the 'inherit
permissions'. I'll give it a try and see what happens.
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