[mythtv-users] Scary permission problem

Lee Maisel maisel at lobo.net
Sun Dec 17 19:21:50 UTC 2017


Nope.  That didn't do it unfortunately.  It's a mystery.  almost like 
it's sharing using SMB.   I don't see a reason to even use SMB sharing, 
unless the backends need it.


Lee



On 12/16/2017 2:57 PM, Hika van den Hoven wrote:
> Hoi Lee,
>
> Saturday, December 16, 2017, 9:26:05 PM, you wrote:
>
>> I have noticed that ANY computer on my lan, even guests have FULL access
>> to my Mythtv VIDEOS folder.
>> Looking at permissions, I see it is Owned by user MYTHTV
>> However, in user manager, my user is the only one I see.
>> How can I fix this?
>
>> Thanks!
>
> You probably have world acces enabled. To disable that
>
> sudo chmod -R o-rwx <the full path to your video directory>
>
> This will recursive remove all world access from that directory and
> everything it contains
>
> Tot mails,
>    Hika                            mailto:hikavdh at gmail.com
>
> "Zonder hoop kun je niet leven
> Zonder leven is er geen hoop
> Het eeuwige dilemma
> Zeker als je hoop moet vernietigen om te kunnen overleven!"
>
> De lerende Mens
>
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