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Samba - Access denied in Samba share

dennisonz asked
Last Modified: 2008-01-09
I recently installed the ff: -=Fedora Core 5 and Samba 3.0.21b-2=-

Here is my smb.conf:
      workgroup = FILESERVER
      server string = FILESERVER
      hosts allow = 192.168.0. 192.168.0. 254.
      security = user
      encrypt passwords = yes
      username map = /etc/samba/smbusers
      socket options = TCP_NODELAY SO_RCVBUF=8192 SO_SNDBUF=8192
      comment = Eastland Files
      path = /usr/sys
      public = yes
      writeable = yes
      printable = no
      browseable = yes
      create mode = 775
      directory mode = 775
      force user = fileserver
      force group = eastland

The username is "fileserver" and group is "eastland" and performed the ff operations:

- chown -R fileserver.eastland /usr/sys
- chmod -R 777 /usr/sys

I can do the following to the samba share:

- can view samba share with another FC4 but read-only
- I can mapped it to a WinXP machine with username fileserver and a password
- Can view, open and execute files inside the samba

But i CANNOT create a new folder or copy a file into the samba share.

Is there anything I have overlooked? Hope someone could help me with this...

Many thanks in advance!
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