[Samba] allow creating files but not deleting

Pavan p.krishna at inlink.com.au
Thu Sep 14 00:35:05 GMT 2006

Thanks Toni, The VFS Audit nearly achieved what I am looking for the
logging, and about the creating files but not deleting, am still in


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From: samba-bounces+p.krishna=inlink.com.au at lists.samba.org
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Subject: RE: [Samba] allow creating files but not deleting

>    I have tried using the "chattr +i" to the files to solve the same
>issue, but its getting more complicated in terms of management, and if
>do the same at the directory level, no one can create new files to that
>directory, is there any better to achieve the same?? I have a common
>directory which everyone can access, but its becoming a problem when
>people delete the files and remain untraced as samba logging does not
>log the user file activity.

Have you tried the full_audit VFS module? It may print too much
about file activity but to my knowledge is the only way to log that 

About Rune's question, no I don't have acl.

>Thanks in advance.

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