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I just did a update to my system, one of which was Samba for UBUNTU 10.04 and now it will not allow me to get privilages when I use Nautilus.

Any ideas on how I can get this back?

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Is a permission problem described here

Quick fix:

chown root:sambashare /var/lib/samba/usershares


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