[Samba] force group to Unix group in 3.0.25

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at samba.org
Fri May 18 15:35:48 GMT 2007

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seowphm at starhub.net.sg wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm currently using v3.0.24 in production and all works well.
> I'm testing 3.0.25 to see if I'm going to have any problems with it if 
> I have to upgrade. I have a problem with the "force group" setting if
> it is set to a local Unix group. This same setting works fine in
> 3.0.24 but I'm denied access to the same share
> in 3.0.25.  If I comment off the "force group" line in 3.0.25, I can 
> access the share fine.  It also works if I set the "force group"
> setting to a domain group.  It only fails with a local Unix group.
> Any pointers to what I can try to resolve this in 3.0.25 ?

Our bug.  I fixed it last night for next week's 3.0.25a release

You can either retest against the SAMBA_3_0_25 svn tree or I
can send you a patch.

cheers, jerry

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