[Samba] Issue related to the backup being made on the server

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Thu Jul 7 07:56:24 UTC 2022

On Thu, 2022-07-07 at 09:27 +0200, Nitin Nair via samba wrote:
> Hello,
> We have an application and we were trying to create backup onto the
> network drive(\\fileserver3\nitinnair ) but its throws an error
> saying  "Backup failed ...make sure to have writable folder for all
> users" even though I have access to it as you can see from the
> screenshot mentioned.Can you let me know why I am facing this issue?
> Before creating a backup onto a server wasn't a problem. 

Sorry, no screenshot, was it an attachment ? This list strips

What OS ?

What version of Samba ?

Has anything been updated ?

Please post the output of 'testparm -s' when run on the Samba server.


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