[Samba] acl permissions not staying]

Neil Wilson neilw at dcdata.co.za
Wed Sep 26 09:52:11 GMT 2007

Dale Schroeder wrote:
> Neil,
> Without seeing your smb.conf,
> Unless needed for some unstated reason, change underlying POSIX 
> permissions to 0770.
> If you don't want to do that, in Samba use
>    force directory mode = 0770
>    force create mode = 0770

Thanks to everyone for the replies.

I found that it was inheriting permissions from a parent directory(0775) 
  so I've moved the data off that folder, and created a new one with 0770.

Another thing I found useful after reading the man page for smb.conf 
were the "directory security mask" etc.




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