[CentOS] CentOS 7 samba server + mac client problems

Tue Jan 3 18:36:58 UTC 2017
Noam Bernstein <noam.bernstein at nrl.navy.mil>

> On Jan 3, 2017, at 1:24 PM, Chris Murphy <lists at colorremedies.com> wrote:
> Only Mac clients are affected? Have you tested a Linux (e.g. Fedora 25
> live OS would do) client?
> It's necessary for all files to have selinux context
> system_u:object_r:samba_share_t:s0. You can either user chcon -R to
> apply it recursively to a particular directory you're sharing, or if
> it's an entire (dedicated) volume, you can apply it volume wide with a
> mount option, 'mount -o context="system_u:object_r:samba_share_t:s0"
> /dev/mapper/brick /brick'
> I'm not doing anything different for my Mac client than for a Linux
> one, at least not that I'm aware of; however I'm using samba-4.5.3
> since I'm using Fedora 25 server. It may be that older versions need
> to force a lower version of SMB depending on which Mac client you're
> using.

Thanks.  Given that my smb.conf is also pretty basic, it could certainly be SElinux.  I’ll try your suggestions.


Noam Bernstein, Ph.D.
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