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CIFS users unable to access share due to insufficient share level permissions

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Applies to


  • Users unable to access folders in CVO and getting error as permission denied.
  • Newly created user group is not able to access the cifs shares. 
  • User has full control access on the required path:
::> file-directory show -vserver vs1 -path /volname/folder1
                Vserver: vs1
              File Path: /volname/folder1
      File Inode Number: 64
         Security Style: ntfs
        Effective Style: ntfs
         DOS Attributes: 10
 DOS Attributes in Text: ----D---
Expanded Dos Attributes: -
           UNIX User Id: 0
          UNIX Group Id: 0
         UNIX Mode Bits: 777
 UNIX Mode Bits in Text: rwxrwxrwx
                   ACLs: NTFS Security Descriptor
                         DACL - ACEs

Access is denied while mapping a share, insufficient share permission

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