[Samba] File permissions confusion
jimoe at sohnen-moe.com
Wed Apr 20 22:16:33 MDT 2011
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On 04/20/2011 09:42 AM, TAKAHASHI Motonobu wrote:
>>> Is there a way to have the actual, real, local permissions shown to
>>> remote hosts?
> No, CIFS essentially do not have the semantics of "permission".
> Because it is natively used to share Windows file system, which does
> not have the semantics.
> The permissions of mounted shares are created by client CIFS module
> internally and vanished when umounted.
> This is not the limitation of Samba or CIFS module but of CIFS
> Use NFS instead.
moe dot james at sohnen-moe dot com
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