--- Tony Whitmore <tonywhitmore(a)users.sourceforge.net> wrote:
One approach is to have group ownership of a pupils
folder set to the
Teacher's group and use the SetGID options on ext3 and create mask
functions in Samba to ensure that files and directories are created with
permissions to allow the teacher's group access.
You could also allow
write access in the same manner.
You have to be _extremely_ careful with g+s settings. Note that if we are
talking $HOME; having that top-level directory sGID is not something you
-- Thomas Adam
"The Linux Weekend Mechanic" -- http://linuxgazette.net
"TAG Editor" -- http://linuxgazette.net
"<shrug> We'll just save up your sins, Thomas, and punish
you for all of them at once when you get better. The
experience will probably kill you. :)"
-- Benjamin A. Okopnik (Linux Gazette Technical Editor)
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