[Samba] Samba as Domain Member: user get permission denied accessing share...

Patrick Goetz pgoetz at math.utexas.edu
Wed Mar 9 14:48:00 UTC 2022

On 3/9/22 08:26, Rowland Penny via samba wrote:
> On Wed, 2022-03-09 at 08:17 -0600, Patrick Goetz via samba wrote:
>> The UNIX permissions on the /srv/samba folder indicate that no one
>> outside the domain admins group will have access to anything inside
>> /srv/samba (no matter what POSIX ACLs are set or what the Windows
>> permissions show).
>>      # chmod 775 /srv/samba
>> and try again.
> The idea is that you set the permissions to '0770' and then a member of
> Domain Admins sets the required permissions from Windows.

OK, but that presumably resets the "o" permissions on /srv/samba or 
linux will not let non-domain admins access the contents of that folder.

I was preparing to post about my frustrations with permissions issues, 
but let me ask separately: why is it necessary to set subsequent 
permissions from Windows?

> Rowland

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