samba anonymous read/write
tensai at zmonkey.org
Wed Apr 20 09:41:41 MDT 2005
On Wed, 2005-04-20 at 09:26 -0600, Steve Dibb wrote:
> Does anyone know how to setup Samba so *anyone* can read and write to
> the shared directories?
> I've gotten it so anyone can read, but no matter what I do, I still
> can't figure out how to enable write access.
> Here's one of my sample directory setups:
> comment = Archives
> path = /home/steve/archives
> read only = no
> public = yes
> The only time I can get it working is when I chmod the directory 777,
> but it seems like there's got to be an easier way.
Samba requires a valid *nix user on the server, even if the client
doesn't know it. That means that whatever user the share is using *must*
have write access to that directory.
Take a look at the "force user" option.
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