[Samba] Owner changes when modifying Excel & Word files

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Wed Mar 29 16:10:11 GMT 2006

On Tue, Mar 28, 2006 at 08:46:15PM +0200, Ivan Tadic wrote:
> Dear all,
> I am using Samba 3.0.20-4 SUSE.
> When a user (under Windows) modifies an Excel or Word file, he/she
> becomes the owner of that file !!!
> I have read that this is because Excel & Word delete the original file
> and recreate a new one with the modifications.
> But I didn't find a solution to prevent this.

Look at the "inherit owner" or other similar parameters.


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