[Samba] Fun with permissions

Mike Woods mike at equate-it.com
Thu Apr 2 10:21:49 GMT 2009

John Drescher wrote:

> I think there are several ways to deal with this. However I have not
> done so. I believe 3.3 fully supports windows ACLs now. Search the
> recent list archives. There is a vfs module for that.
> And in gentoo you can get samba-3.3.X in my overlay:
> http://github.com/drescherjm/jmdgentoooverlay/tree/master
> I plan to update to 3.3 later today since I am at work and did not get
> it in this morning...

I might have a look at this further down the line however for now I've
opted to go with the Kiss principle and simply made each user a folder
in the root of the common share with the appropriate rights (i could
make the homedirs readable by the web group but i'm not so keen on that

Mike Woods
Systems Administrator

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