[Samba] write only permissions
dale at BriannasSaladDressing.com
Tue Sep 16 18:03:32 GMT 2008
This thread from last May might be of help to you. It shows how to
define the share for a dropbox.
Being curious, I set up a test share to try it out; it works.
Steve Rippl wrote:
> We've just put in a Samba fileserver to replace our windows box for our
> School District and it seems to be working great. I have a question
> about defining some specific permissions though. We set up 'Drop boxes'
> for teachers that kids can drag files into, but they don't have read
> permission so they can't read each others submitted work. Here's what
> is looks like on the fileserver
> root at wsdfile:/srv/materials/WHS/VanCleek# getfacl Drop_Box/
> # file: Drop_Box
> # owner: admin
> # group: domain\040admins
> and the view through windows security tab shows Traverse folder/Create
> Files/Write Attributes/Write Extended Attributes/Read permissions.
> Needless to say this doesn't seem to work! The student account (in the
> right group) is not allowed to drop a file into that folder. If I add
> g:wsd\\whs\ Student:rwx then the student can do anything sucessfully,
> with -wx nothing?!!
> Can anyone help?
> Many thanks,
> Steve Rippl
> Technology Director
> Woodland School District
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