[Samba] Samba 3.0.33 ACL rename/delete issue

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Wed May 19 10:06:21 MDT 2010

On Wed, May 19, 2010 at 04:41:01PM +0200, Krigler Pavol wrote:
> Hello,
> I have noticed some ALC issues with files and directories. I use samba
> server 3.0.33 on CentOS 4.8 joined to Windows 2003 domain. Everything
> works fine, all users are authenticated to domain controller. My aim is
> to give FULL ACCESS (open/read/write/rename/delete..) to directory
> "testdir" to two users, john and mark without using groups because I
> have no permissions on domain controller (only add server to domain).
> Permissions of "testdir":
> getfacl testdir
> # file: testdir
> # owner: techadmin
> # group: root
> user::rwx
> user:john:rwx
> user:mark:rwx
> group::rwx
> mask::rwx
> other::---
> default:user::rwx
> default:user:john:rwx
> default:user:mark:rwx
> default:mask::rwx
> default:other::---
> The problem is that users john and mark have rwx permissions, they are
> able to create file, modify but _not_ delete neither rename the file
> under "testdir". Only owner of the directory "testdir" - user techadmin
> is able to delete/rename files under directory. As far as I know, only
> owner of the up level directory can delete or rename file(s). The
> question is: how is possible to allow both users to delete/modify files
> under "testdir" directory without using (domain) groups ? 
> Filesystem ext3 is mounted with ACL options, SELinux enabled, audit.log
> has not deny entries, and the configuration of samba is following:

I think you also want "dos filemode = yes"
and also possibly "acl group control = yes".


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