[Samba] explorer.exe crashes on security tab access

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Thu Aug 16 19:50:43 UTC 2018

On Thu, 16 Aug 2018 21:20:29 +0200
Kacper <kacper at kacper.se> wrote:

> The same thing happen if the group on a file is wheel or any other
> unix group. I also now observed that this also happens to unix users
> that are not mapped in idmap.ldb.
> For example:
> # useradd myunixuser
> # touch myfile
> # chown myunixuser myfile
> # chgrp SAMDOM\sambauser myfile
> alos crashes explorer.

First and foremost, you shouldn't be creating files/folders in a Samba
share directory as a local Unix user/group on a Samba Unix domain member
or DC.

Having said this, it shouldn't crash Explorer on Windows, but it does,
tested on win7 and win10

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