On Fri, Dec 28, 2012 at 9:10 AM, Craig White <craig.white at ttiltd.com> wrote: > > ---- > I guess I'm not sure what the point is by having files owned by 'nobody' > and then adding nobody 'user' to the 'users' group - that seems to be some > rather twisted logic that has security implications far beyond the simple > samba share configuration but hey… it's your box. > > chirp users /data/public -R > chmod g+s /data/public -R > > will ensure that all files/folders in /data/public are owned by the group > 'users' and any new files/folders created within (whether by samba or not) > belong to that group. > > if you add 'inherit permissions = yes' to the 'share' definition in > smb.conf, that also will impact. > Yes, you could also add: > force security mode = 770 #or 775 > force directory security mode = 770 #or 775 > within the share definition too. > What is the chirp command and where is it found? "yum search all chirp" yielded nothing.