[Samba] samba acl - able to change permissions that contradict user security setting
jra at samba.org
Wed Sep 8 21:42:32 MDT 2010
On Wed, Sep 08, 2010 at 11:14:40AM -0400, suresh.kandukuru at emc.com wrote:
> Thanks smith for the quick reply. what I want to know is ,can not samba source code prevent the changing setting rw access to "test_subfolder" user1 , since he has only read only access on the share "test".
The processing of security on shares and security
in the underlying file system are completely separate.
A user who is only granted "read" access on a share
should not be able to change permissions on a directory
inside the share, as this is a write operation on an
An "admin" user should be able to change such permissions
at will, as they have full root access to the exported
Can you explain a little more clearly what you are trying
to do (sorry, but I've been a little distracted by other
things at the moment) so I can understand if you are describing
a bug or not ?
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