Concepts on multiple user mapping

We do get a lot of questions on multiple users mapping between Windows and Unix users. I have tried to list the questions and the answers for them through this blog: How does multiple user name mapping works <Answer> We can map a Windows-based account only to a single UNIX-based account, buta single Unix based…


NTFS permission not flowing to the newly created files and subfolder

Consider the present scenario. A NFS share has been created on a C drive. Desired NTFS permission are given to the share. On the folder properties- security-advance the option below is checked       Then the registry key “KeepInheritance” is set to 1. HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Server for NFS\CurrentVersion\Mapping Go to the Edit menu, click REG_DWORD, type…


How NFS access works over NTFS permissions

Recently we faced a scenario where a NFS share is created on a windows machine and UNIX client are trying to access it. (The behavior may be different based on the NTFS permission.)   Though UNIX showed full permission for the user; we were getting access denied while deleting the file in the NFS share!…

1