[Samba] Smba with Amanda backup --- permissions

Ben Tisdall ben at redcircleit.com
Thu May 31 15:46:38 GMT 2007

bhoomikasc wrote:
> Hi,
> I am trying to create a Samba share on /media/winshare with the owner as
> amandabackup instead of root. But as soon as I mount the Samba share on to
> the mount point, the permissions for the owner get reverted back to root
> instead of amandabackup.
> Attaching a snapshot of how it looks like.
> http://www.nabble.com/file/p10894282/samba%2Bquery.jpg 

I suspect udev is coming into the picture because you're using /media as
your mountpoint.

Try mounting under /mnt & see what happens.

Ben Tisdall

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