[Samba] Unix users/groups and the Windows ACL editor

TAKAHASHI Motonobu monyo at monyo.com
Sun Feb 26 06:57:32 MST 2012

From: Victor Sudakov <vas at mpeks.tomsk.su>
Date: Fri, 24 Feb 2012 16:06:22 +0700

> There is a samba compiled --without-winbind --with-acl-support; the
> Windows GUI ACL editor Security tab shows multiple users and groups
> as "Unix User\joe" and "Unix Group\foo". I can remove those users
> and groups from the GUI if I wish to.
> Is there a way to _add_ Unix groups and users via the ACL editor?

If your file system has ACL feature, you can manupulate these groups
to map them to Samba groups with "net groupmap add".

Also you can add users who map to Samba user.

TAKAHASHI Motonobu <monyo at samba.gr.jp>

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