[Samba] Documents in home folder 'Read Only'

Gary Dale garydale at rogers.com
Tue Jan 12 11:06:19 MST 2010

Dave Coventry wrote:
> My user is logged in to the Samba Server.
> smb.conf has the following:
> [homes]
>         comment = Home Directories
>         read only = No
>         create mask = 0775
>         directory mask = 0775
>         browseable = No
>         writeable = Yes
> The files in the user's home directory are set to chmod 777.
> What do I need to do to enable the user to write to her Directory?
Who owns the files in the user's home directory? What group do they 
belong to? Is the user a member of that group? Has the user account been 
enabled? What happens when you do pdbedit -v <username> on the Samba server?

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