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So, this is a Samba share, mounted on a Linux box (clients using Windows don't have the issue)? If I understand well, it could be only a umask issue. If you type umask on your client, you will probably get 0002 which means that when you create a new directory, its ACLs are rwxrwxr-x (rw-rw-r-- for files). So, if you want all your newly created folders and ...


Platform choice is probably the big criteria. You get access to a lot more file systems than on Windows. You also have access to a more exhaustive set of tunables, should you be interested in going that route. Some people also prefer the Linux firewall to the Windows one. There are also a lot of widely used tools in the Linux world that have niche ...

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