[Samba] "homes" vs "home"

Shakil Shaikh sshaikh at hotmail.com
Tue Sep 12 16:53:54 UTC 2017

> What is the homes share on ?

I'm not quite sure what this is asking. The paths are of the form /data/homefolder/<users>, on a mounted local disk.

> How have you set smb.conf up ?

The homes section is as follows:

comment = Home directories
browseable = yes
writable = yes
create mask = 0600
force create mode = 0600
directory mask = 0700
force directory mode = 0700
valid users = %S
hide special files = yes
follow symlinks = yes
vfs objects =

> What version of Samba ?

Version 4.2.14-Debian (I'm actually using Open Media Vault)



From: samba <samba-bounces at lists.samba.org> on behalf of Rowland Penny via samba <samba at lists.samba.org>
Sent: 12 September 2017 17:41
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What is the homes share on ?
How have you set smb.conf up ?
What version of Samba ?

Sorry, but you haven't given us enough info.


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