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Old 04-16-2008, 02:14 AM   #1
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Creating and deleting folder/documentsproblem in samba directory.

I'm very new in linux samba environment.... pardon me if I'm wrong.

I'm using Slackware Linux 10.1

I can login into the server. But mu problem is..

1. When I accessing the server using WINXP PRO SPC2 USER(I assign 2 group TEACHERS AND STUDENT) can login but when THEY go into the SHARED or TEACHERSHARED THEY cant creating or deleting folder that ROOT created before. If I'm using ROOT as a login ID yes I can delete and creating folder.



# Samba config file created using SWAT
# from (
# Date: 2008/04/16 14:11:18

# Global parameters
workgroup = KIS3
server string = Samba Server
log file = /var/log/samba/%m.log
max log size = 100
add machine script = /usr/sbin/useradd -d /dev/null -g 100 -s /bin/false -M %u
logon script = logon.bat
logon path = \\%N\profiles\%u
logon drive = H:
domain logons = Yes
wins support = Yes
ldap ssl = no
winbind trusted domains only = Yes
read only = No
create mask = 0660
directory mask = 0770

comment = All Printers
path = /var/spool/samba
guest ok = Yes
printable = Yes
browseable = No

path = /home/samba/teachers

path = /home/samba/shared

path = /home/samba/netlogon

path = /home

comment = Network profiles share
path = /home/samba/profiles

thanks for helping me..
Old 04-16-2008, 03:36 AM   #2
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is it silly of me to ask if the parent directories are owned by root?

because if root created them outside of samba they should have mode 0644 or something like that, right?


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