[Samba] Re: How to create a write-only share?

Ash Gosh gosha.asha at gmail.com
Mon Apr 7 09:26:56 GMT 2008

On Mon, Apr 7, 2008 at 11:21 AM, Scott Lovenberg <scott.lovenberg at gmail.com>

>   I think I did this once a couple of years ago using NT style policy and
> the firewall policy object.  IIRC, I did it all at the file system level;
> each computers' SYSTEM service was allowed to write to a text file that it
> couldn't read.  The files was owned as "root:someGroup" with 720 perms.
> This file was in a directory called 'logs' owned "root:someGroup" with 710
> perms.  The directory that 'logs' was contained within was owned by
> "root:someGroup" with 710 perms and was exported as a hidden share (I think
> I used the '$' hidden share trick), which 'someGroup' was allowed to write
> to.  That's off the top of my head, and it may not be correct, but if you
> can mock it up with VMWare and a liveCD, that will at least get the ball
> rolling, I hope.  I'm fairly sure it worked as advertised, but it never made
> it to production, so I didn't document it or anything.

Hello again,

I did not understood corrctly: did you made all with fs permissions, what
about and what is NT style policy and the firewall policy object?
Does this helps me to allow anyone to copy / paste a file into the shares
where they have no access?


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