[Samba] PDC directory permission fail

Bino Oetomo bino at indoakses-online.com
Tue Jan 5 21:00:14 MST 2010

Dear Brian and all

Thankyou for your fast enlightment

Brian H. Nelson wrote:
> Bino Oetomo wrote:
>> And ... voila ... the user can access (read-write) into the shares ...
>> But it'll means that the user can also "execute" somethings inside 
>> directory ... right ?
>> Why we need the "execute" bit in directory permission just to let the 
>> user to "read and write only" ?
> That is how UNIX filesystem permissions work. 'Execute' on a directory 
> allows traversal of (ie access into) the directory.

I Knew that for every "execute" will need "read", thats why every 
allow-execute will consequently allow-read.

But how if i need allo-write (consequently will allow-read) + deny-execute ?
AFAIK it will "6" or "2" in permission bit, right ?


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