[Samba] MSDFS - Can you hide folders with no access
monyo at monyo.com
Fri Apr 8 09:55:04 MDT 2011
From: guyver at on-luebeck.de
Date: Tue, 5 Apr 2011 10:47:09 +0200 (CEST)
> i got a msdfs share running and now i want to hide folders from users who
> got no access to them anyway.
> Is something like that possible mit samba itself or does someone know a
> workaround to get it running like that ?
To set smb.conf
path = /some/where
include = dfsshare.%G
To set dfsshare.group1
veto files = /group2*/group3*/
To set on dfsshare
# ls -l
... group1-share1 -> msdfs:...
... group1-share2 -> msdfs:...
... group2-share1 -> msdfs:...
... group2-share2 -> msdfs:...
... group3-share1 -> msdfs:...
... group3-share2 -> msdfs:...
This way is a workaround?
As far as I examined on Samba 3.5.8, to set veto files parameter,
matched files (including msdfs:... symlinks) are not accesible. So to
combine with include parameter and %G variable, you can control which
groups (or users) can access which links ( or %U if you want to
control per user).
TAKAHASHI Motonobu <monyo at samba.gr.jp>
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