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nixCraft: Samba share permissions simplified

Jan 17, 2007, 01:00 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Vivek)

[ Thanks to Anonymous for this link. ]

" Linux system permissions take precedence over Samba permissions. For example if a directory does not have Linux write permission, setting samba writeable = Yes (see below) will not allow to write to shared directory / share.

"(b) The filesystem permission cannot be take priority over Samba permission..."

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