[Samba] Samba4, symlinks not supported by backedn

Rowland Penny rowlandpenny241155 at gmail.com
Wed Aug 26 17:05:34 UTC 2015

On 26/08/15 17:46, Khapare Joshi wrote:
> I just installed samba4, everthing works well. but when I am copying folder
> which has symlink within that folder cannot be copied.
> I get the message symlinks not supported by backend - what is the trick to
> resolve this ?

Hi, try reading 'man smb.conf' , start with 'allow insecure wide links' 
and read the other settings it refers to and then decide if you want 
your users to be able to create symlinks.


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