[Samba] samba menber of AD domain and ACL support question

Geoffrey Scott geoffs at guestshire.com
Wed Jan 18 02:01:38 GMT 2006

Adam Nielsen wrote:
>> - why get I a strange display on security option ?
> Samba has always behaved like this for me, but I'm not exactly sure
> why.  If you scroll down you'll notice that 'Special Permissions' is
> ticked, which is Windows' way of saying "there are permissions that
> don't fit the checkboxes here."  It seems to work fine if you just
> ignore that initial permissions window and use the Advanced options
> only.     

AFAIRC this is standard behaviour when using Samba.  You always need to go
to the advanced options page to set permissions.

Cheers GS

More information about the samba mailing list