[Samba] Prevent Samba clients from changing group ownership?

Jonathan Buzzard jonathan at buzzard.me.uk
Tue Jun 5 14:06:33 MDT 2012

Jeremy Allison wrote:
> On Tue, May 29, 2012 at 10:21:23PM -0700, Jack Bates wrote:
>> How can I prevent Samba clients from changing the group ownership of files?
>> With the security mask parameter I can prevent Samba clients from
>> changing some permission bits, but I can't find a parameter to
>> prevent changing the group ownership
> I don't think we currently can do this.

Come at it from a different direction and use rich permissions via 
whatever method and don't grant that permission, turn unix extensions 
off and only give them access to the data via Samba.


Jonathan A. Buzzard                 Email: jonathan (at) buzzard.me.uk
Fife, United Kingdom.

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