[Samba] Documents in home folder 'Read Only'

Michele Petrazzo - Unipex michele.petrazzo at unipex.it
Tue Jan 12 10:58:02 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?

So strange. For me try:
- look at the log files and see with which "unix user" your user log in.
- on server, login as root, "su - unix_user" and try to open/modify a 
file in the user home directory. For me you can't, so it's a permission 
problem since the configuration are ok.


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