ironically, if i remove smbpasswd and restart smbd, it has no problem creating the file but then complains about the 0600 permissions problem again. Having a problem installing a new program? Cancel Red Flag SubmittedThank you for helping keep Tek-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.The Tek-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action. I've been beating my head over this for a few hours now! http://computerhelpdev.com/failed-to/cwrsync-failed-to-set-permissions.php
Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. Code: [[email protected] ~]# ls -l /etc/samba/ totalt 84 -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 20 2 maj 21.49 lmhosts -rw------- 1 root root 8192 5 okt 13.18 secrets.tdb -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 8902 A few thoughts about permissions: 1) Postfix puts passwords in a separate file, as does Apache with SSL keys. Windows will short circuit if it sees itself on the network As for the workgroup = , I assume you set it to WORKGROUP or whatever the workgroup name is on https://lists.debian.org/debian-devel/2005/07/msg00534.html
i have tried changing permissions to 777 on both smbpasswd as well as /etc/samba but to no avail. Ever so often this becomes so tedious that we are tempted to just give 0777 permissions to everything and get done with it. disabled SELinux for that service and it works :) Red Flag This Post Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate.
I have applied the XP registry patch for samba, and corrected the policy issues. If there really has to be a permissions check (and I don't see any particular reason that there does), it would at least be better if it checked the permissions of Error was Permission denied.Unable to open passdb database.[2000/01/17 02:06:34, 0] passdb/pdb_smbpasswd.c:startsmbfilepwent(279)startsmbfilepwent_internal: failed to set 0600 permissions on password file /etc/samba/smbpasswd. List Samba Users comment:17 Changed 7 years ago by sgallagh Owner changed from jhrozek to sgallagh Status changed from new to assigned Stealing it back.
If I put the file on the wrong filesystem, or if I don't set the SELinux labels correctly, then that's my problem. Smbpasswd Failed To Find Entry For User Am I using the wrong IP? Having a problem logging in? Error was Permission denied.Unable to open passdb database.[2000/01/17 02:22:43, 0] passdb/pdb_smbpasswd.c:startsmbfilepwent(279)startsmbfilepwent_internal: failed to set 0600 permissions on password file /etc/samba/smbpasswd.
Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started Add Samba User Ubuntu I'd much rather have sssd trust the sysadmin a little bit, just like all other system services do. Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.It's easy to join and it's free. Why?
Having 0777 permissions lying around is a big mistake and could prove fatal to your site. The time now is 11:51 PM. Failed To Add Entry For User Smbpasswd Centos Put the same username and password on your XP box TO ADD USER sudo adduser --shell /bin/false 'name' (no shell with this) sudo adduser --shell /bin/bash 'name' (shell with this) sudo Samba Create User No change in result though.
The solution to those permissions problems is the Fix permissions tool of Admin Tools. http://computerhelpdev.com/failed-to/failed-to-set-password-for-machine-account.php Close this window and log in. Blogs Recent Entries Best Entries Best Blogs Blog List Search Blogs Home Forums HCL Reviews Tutorials Articles Register Search Search Forums Advanced Search Search Tags Search LQ Wiki Search Tutorials/Articles Search Forcing it to be 'permissive' isn't a the best solution, I would guess. Delete Samba User
In order for this trick to work, your FTP server must support the CHMOD command. comment:12 Changed 7 years ago by simo If there is a gnome session hanging bug please open a separate bug. a cgi-bin or a stats directory. http://computerhelpdev.com/failed-to/failed-to-open-image-due-to-wrong-permissions.php Michael dpburton12323rd June 2005, 03:43 PMYea I tried that many times.
in my smb.conf, I had turned off logging, thus the >>> lack of change in the log files>_< That said, I think I have >>> discovered the RO problem, but I'm Samba Setup Close Box Join Tek-Tips Today! I really believed this should be an easy fix - it can't be uncommon to export a partition - but can't even find one single question about it??
Error was Permission denied.Unable to open passdb database.[2000/01/17 02:06:37, 0] passdb/pdb_smbpasswd.c:startsmbfilepwent(279)startsmbfilepwent_internal: failed to set 0600 permissions on password file /etc/samba/smbpasswd. I am running FC4. In fact, since this configuration file is in version control at our site, the default permission is 644, and it would be extremely easy for the file to accidentally get chmodded Configure Samba Ubuntu Turning off nmbd & smbd in SE-Linux and everything works fine!
comment:8 Changed 7 years ago by simo We are evaluating the symlink problem, but I am curious why you say sssd crashes ? Error was Permission denied.Unable to open passdb database.[2000/01/17 02:21:26, 0] smbd/server.c:main(798)smbd version 3.0.14a-2 started.Copyright Andrew Tridgell and the Samba Team 1992-2004[2000/01/17 02:21:27, 0] passdb/pdb_smbpasswd.c:startsmbfilepwent(279)startsmbfilepwent_internal: failed to set 0600 permissions on password For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. http://computerhelpdev.com/failed-to/failed-to-expand-condition-perl-check-mail-permissions.php Find More Posts by pingu 11-01-2005, 04:05 AM #3 pingu Senior Member Registered: Jul 2004 Location: Skuttunge SWEDEN Distribution: Debian preferably Posts: 1,350 Original Poster Rep: HAAAA!!!
Rob K. Password Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues. Error was Permission denied.Unable to open passdb database.[2000/01/17 02:06:30, 0] passdb/pdb_smbpasswd.c:startsmbfilepwent(279)startsmbfilepwent_internal: failed to set 0600 permissions on password file /etc/samba/smbpasswd. These systems enforce permissions for the sensitive files but not for the general configiguration.
Thanks Adv Reply June 20th, 2010 #2 alan34 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Gee! However, this isn't always desirable. seen other posted discussion about this problem but no fixes. For the IP I used "inet addr" from ifconfig.
Because that is not the behavior that I see. Are you new to LinuxQuestions.org? It didn't occur to me that SELinux would be blocking access to the system for Samba. Important None of these customized permission settings are applied immediately.
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Can't you trust the user just a little bit? Please note I am no expert so hope this works for you good luck. Resources Join | Advertise Copyright © 1998-2017 ENGINEERING.com, Inc. User contributions on this site are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 4.0 International License.
I'm very worried because the system will hang at boot if the config file is chmodded 644 at any point.