File ownership being changed to root:wheel ownership after
copying to samba server
troy at twisted.net
Fri Oct 29 19:11:05 UTC 2010
On 10/28/2010 10:15 AM, Torfinn Ingolfsen wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 28, 2010 at 7:57 AM, Troy<troy at twisted.net> wrote:
>> A very strange problem just started happening with Samba after I upgraded
>> to version samba34-3.4.9 on FreeBSD 8.0-STABLE.
>> Let's say my username is foobar. I copy a file named To Fix.txt from a
>> windows desktop machine to a samba share.
>> In the log it shows the following:
>> [2010/10/28 00:53:16, 2] lib/access.c:406(check_access)
>> Allowed connection from 172.16.0.5 (172.16.0.5)
>> [2010/10/28 00:53:24, 2] smbd/open.c:580(open_file)
>> foobar opened file Working/To Fix.txt read=Yes write=Yes (numopen=2)
>> [2010/10/28 00:53:24, 2] smbd/close.c:612(close_normal_file)
>> foobar closed file Working/To Fix.txt (numopen=1) NT_STATUS_OK
>> Then when I look at the owner:group of the file that was just copied it
>> -rwxr-xr-x 1 root wheel 1422 Oct 27 16:07 To Fix.txt*
>> I cannot figure out why the file is owned by root:wheel when it should be
>> Anyone have any ideas?
> Likely a permissions / umask problem.
> Have you checked for sticky bits on the directory?
No sticky bit is set on the directory and the parent directory
permissions are owned by the user foobar:wheel
drwxr-xr-x 6 foobar wheel 512 Oct 28 00:53 Working/
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