[Samba] LDAP - valid users = @group

John H Terpstra - Samba Team jht at samba.org
Mon May 11 16:36:33 GMT 2009

Adam Williams wrote:
> I think groups are broken in samba 3.2 and 3.3.  I have directories set
> 770 and folders 660 and owned by specific groups and use valid users =
> @somegroup and force group = somegroup and when people in the group try
> to write to the group they get NT_STATUS_ACCESS_DENIED errors.

Before claiming it is broken, please try:
	valid users = @DOMAIN\somegroup

This change happened during the mid-3.0.x series and is documented in
the WHATSNEW.txt file.

- John T.

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