[Samba] Problems with permissions

Rowland Penny rowlandpenny at googlemail.com
Sun Jan 18 08:56:19 MST 2015

On 18/01/15 15:18, Dr. Harry Knitter wrote:
> Rowland Penny <rowlandpenny at googlemail.com> schrieb am 18.01.2015:
>> Lets deal with the obvious first, your workgroup name, you give it as
>> 'mydomain.lan' , now is that the actual workgroup name ? If so, then it
>> shouldn't have the dot '.' in it, but
> Never had poblems with that. And what has that to do with permissions?
>> if it is a replacement for your
>> domain, is your domain longer than 15 characters ?
> No
>> Sort this problem and
>> see if it works, the other thing to check, have you done the registry
>> changes ? see here:
>> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Registry_changes_for_NT4-style_domains
> Registry entries are present. Otherwise the clients wouldn't have been able to
> join the domain.
>> Rowland
> Harry

Who owns the share directory /home/ldap ?

Does 'harry' exist in /etc/passwd ?

Does the group 'users' exist in /etc/group and if so, does it have any 
members ?

You do know that Unix acl's are not the same as Windows ACL's and to use 
windows ACL's you will have to use vfs_acl_xattr


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