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Old 04-06-2004, 05:00 AM   #1
Sohni
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smbmount is messing with mount point permissions


I have a strange problem with mounting windows shares.

I use command:

smbmount //server/[ShareName] /home/user/[MountPoint] -o
username=user,password=psw,uid=user,gid=users,
fmask=777,dmask=777,workgroup=workgroup,rw,
iocharset=iso8859-13,codepage=cp775,ttl=10000

user is my user name.

I tried it on different shares with success. Everything works fine. On this particular
share mount point permissions are wrong after mount. I cannot delete or modify
items directly under mount point, as mount point permissions are set to dr_xr_xr_x.
Everything is fine in subfolders

The strange thing is that I can modify those items right after I mount the share. Mount
point permissions are drwxrwxrwx. After some seconds the permissions change to dr_xr_xr_x.

I have found out, that this behaviour depends on ttl parameter. If I do not set it, the
permissions are dr_xr_xr_x right away. It seems like server reconsiders directory
access and new access rights are given.

Does anybody know how to fix that problem?
 
Old 04-06-2004, 10:37 AM   #2
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set the ttl to 0 .
 
  


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