[Samba] Trying to add a super user to generated user directories

Rowland Penny rowlandpenny at googlemail.com
Wed Dec 18 12:40:39 MST 2013

On 18/12/13 19:32, Ariel Luciano Rodriguez wrote:
> Hello, In my office we have folders for each user generated with this code
> [usuario]
>          path=/media/usuarios/%U
>          read only = no
>          admin users = root
>          valid users = %u, %U
>          veto files = /*.mp3/*.mp4/*.mpg/*.avi/
> Everyones folder is created with this code for example
> mkdir /media/usuarios/martin
> chown -R martin:martin /media/usuarios/martin
> What I need is to allow my boss to access every user folder from windows
> which I have no idea how to do since:
> every folder is accessed by doing \\server\usuario so how can I enter this
> folder from the windows location bar to see all folders in /media/usuarios
> and also how to set the permissions for my boss to enter in linux
> Any information is appreciated, I'm a total absolute newbie.
Hi, a bit more info would help, like what version of samba are you 
using, is it a workgroup or a domain etc


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