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Re: [Samba] Preventing Windows from changing file permissions

From: <tms3_at_nospam>
Date: Sat May 15 2010 - 16:25:35 GMT
To: "av78us vaal" <av78us@yahoo.com>

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> Subject: [Samba] Preventing Windows from changing file permissions
> From: av78us vaal <av78us@yahoo.com>
> To: <samba@lists.samba.org>
> Date: Saturday, 15/05/2010 4:28 AM
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> Hi,
> Is there a way to configure samba such that Windows applications are
> not allowed to change file permissions for existing files in the
> share.
> I just want to be able to read and modify the files from Windows
> without affecting the file permissions inadvertently.
What changes are you seeing specifically, what app is doing it etc.
Would help...
>
> I do not care about any Windows side file attributes such as ACL.
> I tried several things including parameters such as 'map archive =
> no', 'security mask = xxx' etc. Nothing seem to result in what exactly
> I want. This is surprising considering that my requirement is very
> simple.
> Is this possible in samba.
> thanks,Aneesh
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