[Samba] Permission denied on user's home dir mounted on linux client

zingalo lozingalo at gmail.com
Mon May 21 12:17:02 MDT 2012

am sorry, the title was wrong. i re-send my question.

On 05/19/2012 01:05 PM, zingalo wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a debian server with ldap, samba, smbldap-tools installed and
> ubuntu clients. I set pam_mount to mount the user's home directories
> from the ldap-samba server (amahoro) on the clients at login time and
> this runs.
> On the server the user's home directories are stored in
> "/users" like "/users/username".
> Logging by gdm appears the message: "Could not update ICEauthority file
> /home/user/.ICEauthority". Logging from a shell it mounts the user's
> home but i can't create files inside, "Permission denied". I tried to
> set all the permissions to all the users for a user's home but it didn't
> resolve my problem. Someone on debian.irc told me that samba doesn't
> support unix permissions. Someone told me that is possible but complicated.
> Online i didn't find clear answers to this.
> Do you know about this argument?
> Thanks

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