[Samba] Applying head to wall to figure out permissions issues.

Wayne Edgar zerovertex at gmail.com
Mon Apr 22 20:45:55 MDT 2013

That did alleviate the symptoms. I still don't know what caused this server
to suddenly start doing this. It's worked fine for a long time. I've
inherited this DC from a previous IT guy who had crazy tight security.
Thanks for the assistance!

On Mon, Apr 22, 2013 at 8:59 PM, Paul Venzke <venzkep at srt.com> wrote:

> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: samba-bounces at lists.samba.org [mailto:samba-
> >bounces at lists.samba.org] On Behalf Of Wayne Edgar
> >Sent: Monday, April 22, 2013 12:33 PM
> >To: samba at lists.samba.org
> >Subject: [Samba] Applying head to wall to figure out permissions issues.
> >
> >I have a permissions issue on a Samba DC running 3.5.6. UserA does not
> >have permissions to write to file opened by UserB. Specifically, a file
> >created by UserA gets 764 permissions and UserB can't write to the file
> >until permissions are changed either on the server to +w for other or
> >UserA changes the permissions on the file from Windows for Everyone to
> >have write permissions.
> >
> >I have tried nt acl support = no. I have gone line by line through the
> >conf and can't see why this is not working.
> >
> >What information can I provide to for someone to better understand the
> >issue?
> >Attached my smb.conf.
> >
> >--
> >Wayne Edgar
> >http://j.mp/wayneedgar
> Have you considered the "force create mode" and/or "force directory mode"
> parameters in your share?
> PV
> "If it ain't broken you're not trying"

Wayne Edgar

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