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Samba same shared folder read only for guest and read write for @somegroup how to

I want users in group Audio to have read/write and all of the other users (guest, anonymous, everyone....) to be able to browse and read only access to the same share folder. Guest users cannot mount ...
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Circumvent limitations of CIFS/Samba

My situation: I have a NAS which serves shares via CIFS/Samba. Internally, it uses an ext3 filesystem, but this is not relevant (I think). I have some Linux computers (using ext4 filesystems) which I ...
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Default permissions on a Samba share from Cygwin not respected

I have a samba share on a Linux machine (Ubuntu 12.04) set up with the following config: [share] comment = Share read only = no browsable = yes writable = yes path = /mnt/hdd/share ...
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How to set directory permission in linux which prevents users (except owner) to delete file but allow them to modify content?

Environment : Server - Ubuntu (as of now ver 13) Clients - Windows 8 boxes We are setting up Samba-NAS box running ubuntu in office, there is one requirement by team to set following system. 1. ...
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Samba permission denied

Once again samba has completely confused me. I need a share which is accessible (r/w) to only authenticated users. Everyone needs to be able to modify others' files, so I'd prefer to use groups for ...
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Cifs share doesn't preserve permission configuration in smb.conf (775 instead of 777)

So I have a share on ubuntu that is accessed through both ubuntu and windows machines. my relevant smb.conf is like this: path = /share create_mask = 0777 force create mode = 0777 security mask = ...
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How to keep owner and permissions at Samba edit/rewrite of file?

A file owed by the "apache" user on Linux (CentOS) has permissions a+rw (666): -rw-rw-rw- apache apache file.txt When I edit the file as "mz" user with a local editor (e.g. vi), then the ...
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Can you add a Domain User to Samba?

Instead of adding a local user on a Linux computer using the command smbpasswd -a username. But how can you go about adding a domain account user on a Linux computer (provided that Linux is added to a ...
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samba share guest ability to write to all files/folders, old and new

I currently have a samba share set up on RHEL, that allows any user to write to the root folder. I'm unable to write to the sub folders/files. I have run; chcon -R -t samba_share_t ...
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Able to copy folders but not files to directory

I am currently using CentOS 6.5 and trying to share files over a samba share. On the other machine is Windows 8 x64. I am able to transfer folders from Windows to CentOS over without issues but ...
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Create Home Directories and Assign Access Permissions

I need to creates a home directory and assigns access permissions for all users in the domain. i already know about the power shell script that's been floating around on the web. But my problem is ...
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Change group or permissions when a file is moved to a shared directory on Linux

I've set up a Linux server accessible with ssh and Samba share. Every user has his own folder USER/ and a public folder USER_public/. Permissions on the USER_public/ are set up using setfacl in such ...
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489 views

Debugging git repo permissions on samba share

I've been working with git repositories cloned on samba share for about one year and apart from few problems with setting it up there weren't any issues with it. Recently I tried to add some files to ...
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1k views

Samba: Read only for guests with a write list

Is there any way of allowing a read only guest access to a share and also have a write list for allowing some users to modify its contents? If possible, I wouldn't like to use files and directories ...
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1answer
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Setting Synology DSM default CIFS permissions

I just recently got my first Synology NAS (DS213+) and am running DSM 4.3 on it. I still have a few days of tinkering to spend on it before I need to decide if I should exchange it for a QNAP or ...
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Apache/php cannot access remote cifs/samba share

I am trying to understand what my problem might be here: I am using a web application built on LAMP that needs access to a samba share that I've successfully mounted using mount -t cifs ... In the ...
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546 views

How to add “Read & execute” permission in Windows 7 for file on Samba drive

From a C program I would like to add "Read & execute" permission in Windows 7 for a file on a Samba drive. The "icacls" program is used in example below, but a C library call could also be a ...
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963 views

network drive - access denied - second login required

Windows 7 says "Access denied" when trying to open a mapped network drive. The permissions are setup correctly. When you logout and login again (don't reboot), it's possible to access the drive. I ...
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Samba connection and read only directory

I have a Windows XP computer connected with a Linux computer with Samba. My problem is that the directory in Linux has all permission, while when I see it from XP it seems to be a read only directory. ...
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53 views

Samba multi file share

I have a diretory like samba | test1 | test2 and user A,B. I hope user A can read and write samba directory. And user B can read samba directory, but only samba/test2 directory can write. I ...
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How To Fix Samba File Permission Issues in Mac OSX

I've had this problem for a long time, here is the basics of it... I use a mixed environment of Windows 7/8 computers with Mac OSX Lion/Mountain Lion. Whenever a Windows computer creates a file on a ...
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Samba Server Make Multiple User Permissions Profiles

I have a Samba file server running, and I was wondering how I could make multiple user accounts that have different permissions. For example, at the moment I have a user, smbusr, but when I ssh to the ...
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178 views

Have only read access to Samba

Hi I've been struggling a lot with Samba on Centos 5.5 lately. I develop in Windows 7 and send files through scp (ant task), but it's to slow and wanted to setup thoroughly samba. After installing ...
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Creating files through mounted Samba share makes them executable by user

I created a Samba share on my Ubuntu virtual machine and mounted the share on my Windows 7 host using net use W: \\blog.localhost\blog. When editing or creating any file it sets the perms to ...
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Samba create mask not working correctly

I have a samba share on a linux server (RHEL 6) that I am accessing via Windows 7. I set the samba share with a create mask of 0664, but when I create files via samba from my Windows 7 machine, it ...
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How to change mount to grant user write permissions?

I am on TomatoUSB, and using the feature to have a NAS. The only way I can write to the Samba share is if I force root: [global] interfaces = 127.0.0.1, 192.168.1.1/24 bind interfaces only = no ...
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How can I apply separate permission for each user of same group in samba (Ubuntu 11.04)?

I have created a group named Readers and added three users readera,readerb,readerc. The share folder created like /home/Readers/readera,/home/Readers/readerb and /home/Readers/readerc. Here how can I ...
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551 views

Samba shares from a Ubuntu 10.10 box are locked on a mac

I've got some shares on a mythbuntu machine that are set up thus: [music] comment = music on mythtv box path = /media/music read only = No public = yes writeable = yes ...
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792 views

How do I set permission of file on samba network drive from windows

I am accessing network drive (Z:\stream) on windows. Now the permission set on stream folder is like chmod -R 777 streams/ means all the files inside stream is at 777 but now i am copying some files ...
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1answer
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Windows 7 permissions and Samba domain

I'm the main desktop support in an office of mixed MacOS and WinXp machines, about 60. I'm new to Windows 7. Currently our XP users are admins on their own machines, and my boss is wanting us to get ...
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Linux: Can't overwrite files on samba store

I'm using CentOS 5.5 with smbclient 3.0.33-3.28-el5 (latest version in repo), and I can't overwrite files in my Samba store. I am not the admin for the Windows server that hosts the share, so there ...
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363 views

How to correctly setup home directories and permissions on a mounted partition

I'm setting up a Fedora 12 server. I have a root (/) partition where the boot (/boot) partition is mounted and then a separate partition (/files) for separating home directories and shares away from ...
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How to set default permissions for new folders on mounted samba volume?

So, this is a problem... I have mounted samba volume and I need to have write permissions for every new folder that's being created (currently, by default, on every newly created folder i have only ...
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Permission errors when trying to checkout a subversion repo on a CIFS share

Greetings, I have a CIFS share mounted on my Linux machine (Fedora 11). This share contains a Subversion working copy that I work with locally on the remote machine. The remote machine is a Linux box ...