[Samba] Windows Clients are given access to parent directories of the path configured as a Share path

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Mon Apr 6 07:22:27 UTC 2020

On 06/04/2020 06:12, Neelakantan Kannappa (nkannapp) wrote:
> Thanks for the response Rowland. Will look into your suggestions.
> Rowland/Group,
> Apart from id map handling conf/issue, I am still not clear on this: " In NFS if we export a path, clients will never be known of parent directories along the export path. Why in samba, clients (do know full path) given access to all directories along the configured share path?"
> Could you explain in my case why this is happening?

No, because you appear to be using sssd and Samba does not produce sssd, 
this means we cannot provide support for it.

If you wish to move to winbind, then I am more than willing to help you 
with the move .


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