[Samba] OSX client, Linux server, permissions problem

barsalou barjunk at attglobal.net
Tue Sep 30 03:20:47 GMT 2008

Quoting James Peach <jorgar at gmail.com>:

> 2008/9/29 Brian Gregorcy <brian.gregorcy at utah.edu>:
> You might be seeing the SMB unix extensions in action. In 10.5, the OS
> X SMB filesystem was taught to understand some SMB protocol extensions
> designed for unix system. what *might* be happening here is that the
> client is resetting the permissions after Samba applies the
> configuration mode masks.
> You should be able to verify this by packet sniffing or setting "unix
> extensions = no" on the server.

Thanks James, I'll give the 'unix extensions = no' option a try and  
get back to you.

Mike B.

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