[Samba] Prevent Samba clients from changing group ownership?

Jonathan Buzzard jonathan at buzzard.me.uk
Tue Jun 5 17:32:54 MDT 2012

Jorell wrote:
> On 6/5/2012 1:06 PM, Jonathan Buzzard wrote:
>> 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.
> What about the command "chmod g+s"?

Won't work, read the man page.


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

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