[Samba] vfs_ChDir fails, even though the share is read-write for that user

Nathan VanHoudnos vanhoudn at uiuc.edu
Thu Dec 13 16:05:34 GMT 2007

(Forgot to copy the list.) 

Thanks for the info. 

I've opened a ticket with Sun to get a workaround resolved. I'll report
back to the list with whatever I hear back.



On Thu, 2007-12-13 at 11:01 +0000, James R Grinter wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 12, 2007 at 02:15:45PM -0800, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> > No, sorry. You need to find out if the smbd server has the
> > correct groups associated with it's token when it's representing
> > the user.
> > 
> > Not sure how to get ps to display this info.
> pcred(1) will show all process credentials, on Solaris (8, 9, 10)
> http://blogs.sun.com/peteh/date/20050614 has a discussion of the issues
> with changing it in future Solaris releases.
> NGROUPS_UMAX (a constant built into the Solaris kernel) caps the
> tuneable ngroups_max to a maximum 32.
> Using file ACLs is the only other approach, currently, for Solaris
> (which is a pain, obviously, as maintaining individual entries for
> users on ACLs is far more awkward than putting allowed users into a
> group!)
> James.

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