[Samba] Creating a write-only drop box
jra at samba.org
Fri Mar 6 17:39:46 GMT 2009
On Fri, Mar 06, 2009 at 10:35:31AM -0600, Daniel Davidson wrote:
> I have historically had drop boxes available to my users, and after a
> samba upgrade, I am now experiencing trouble with those.
> Each user home directory, linux path /file-server/home/a-m/$username
> server path \\file-server\users\a-m\$user, has a drop directory with
> path /file-server/home/a-m/drop/$username. This directory has a
> symbolic link named drop in their home directory. Permissions on
> the /file-server/home/a-m/drop/$username folder are 2773. The idea here
> is that users can transfer large files (GB in size) amongst themselves.
> path = /file-server/home
> follow symlinks = yes
> wide links = yes
> writeable = yes
> inherit permissions = yes
> block size = 4096
> We recently did a long awaited upgrade to our system that in part
> involved upgrading samba, and now our drop directories seem broken, as
> in we can no longer drop anything into them.
Upgraded to which version of Samba please ?
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