[CentOS] Samba Question

Toby Bluhm tkb at alltechmedusa.com
Wed Aug 26 15:58:44 UTC 2009

Rajagopal Swaminathan wrote:
> Greetings,
> There is a requirement of Samba server with the following specification:
> There are two groups: Designers, Draftsmen
> The share folder hierarchy is Project-->Final
> Now the Designers groups should have rw rights for Projects and subfolders
> The draghtsmen should be able to upload only files (not folders) to
> Final subfolder. They are not allowed to modify/delete anything
> anywhere. They will not have any permission in project folder
> any ideas?

You should be able to do that with a inotify script running in the 
background. Install inotify-tools from rpmforge, manpage has some 
examples to get you started.

Probably need two dirs to work with:

files are dumped into "upload",  processed by inotify, moved to "final".


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