Are you sure that the suid bit will not provide the functionality that you require? I would make sure that the proper user owns the directory and then set its suid bit (chmod u+s /mnt/)
If I am missing something please let me know. On Tue, Mar 31, 2009 at 3:13 PM, Vasadi I. Claudiu Florin <claudiu.vas...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Hello guys, > > Here's the deal: > I have a samba server on a FreeBSD 7.1-STABLE running with mod-acl (or > whatever it's called). The folder it is connected to (let's call it "share") > has acl enabled. Thus all data written with samba (from my xp box) > automagicly inharits permision of parent folder (root:wheel). Perfect till > now. > > This is were the catch catches up. I also want ftp access to that folder (a > master ftp account that only I will know) but also want it with acl > "features"; I mean all files written by/through ftp will (or must) have > inherited parent directory permisions, leaving samba full permisions over > files/folder in that directory (as stated by acl). > > Here's the curent setup > the "share" folder (actually "/mnt") > # file: /mnt/ > # owner: root > # group: wheel > user::rwx > user:smbadmin:rwx > user:ftpadmin:rwx > group::--- > mask::rwx > other::--- > > As you can see, the owner is root:wheel. The samba master acount is > "smbadmin" with rwx privileges. > Now, I wish to employ another username, also with rwx privileges, for a > master ftp account (say "ftpadmin"), but all files writen by this user > *will* eventually end up on disk as root:wheel, not ftpadmin:group. > > What I've done so far. > Read a bit about chmod +s and by "chmod g+s" managed to ensure that whoever > writes files to that folder, end up belonging to wheel group. Didn't manage > on the other hand to employ the same thing for the user. Files are owned by > "ftpadmin" > > Of course I could add these accounts into one big group, but then, were > would all the fun be ? :) > And also, I would have a terrible time when say another ftp user would be > required to have some sort or acces but diferent from that group I > previously mentioned (say r--). > > Now, from what I tinkered about I need some sort of control "agent" between > the actual ftp and the disk (something similar to mod-acl of samba maybe?) > or force the files that are to be written to disk to change theyre usr:group > by some chmod-similar manner. > > > Please point me in the right direction. A link, an ideea ... something. Am > capable of doing it myself, no need for "please do this for me"..nono. > > So ? > _______________________________________________ > firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org" > -- Thx Joshua Gimer _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"