[Samba] Auto directory creation not working
marcis.lielturks at gmail.com
Thu Jul 15 01:48:33 MDT 2010
I think that "root preexec" is the smb.conf parameter you might be
On 07/15/10 10:44 AM, Rok Kosir wrote:
> I am experiencing problems with auto directory creation for user shares.
> I have samba instance that is authenticated against samba PDC, on PDC
> i have 2 groups, group1 and group2.
> What i want to do now is to have separate folders for user shares for
> each group.
> so /mnt/share/group1/user1 would be for user1 in group 1 and
> /mnt/share/group2/user2 would be folder for user2 in group 2
> root directories are crated (/mnt/share/group1 and /mnt/share/group2)
> with chmod 777 and owner is nobody:group1 and nobody:group2
> If i do not create user folder manually, the user can not login with
> this error: "/mnt/share/group2/user2' does not exist or permission
> denied when connecting to [user2] Error was No such file or directory"
> Now, is there any way to convince samba to create user folders(i have
> too much users to create folders manually)
> The samba PDC is backended with LDAP(if this makes any difference).
> Samba version is: Samba 3.0.33-3.29.el5_5 (latest from repo)
> OS version: CentOs 5.3
> here is the smb.conf:
> workgroup = WORKGROUP
> server string = Samba Server Version %v
> password server = 10.5.10.10
> encrypt passwords = yes
> add user script = /usr/sbin/useradd %u
> delete user script = /usr/sbin/userdel %u
> security = domain
> passdb backend = tdbsam
> template homedir = /mnt/share/%g/%u
> log level = 3
> comment = CSL backup server
> path = /mnt/share/%g/%u
> valid users = %S
> write list = %S
> read only = No
> writable = yes
> create mask = 0700
> directory mask = 0700
> any help and advice is very appreciated!
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