Dataset and Share Setup Guide
This guide provides the recommended setup for dataset permissions, shares and application data storage.
TrueCharts applications are designed to use the
apps (568) user for data permissions. Configure your dataset permissions as shown below to allows applications access.
If your existing dataset shows
Edit ACL then you need to
Strip ACL before continuing.
For SMB access you will need to create a user(s) that are members of the
apps group and modify the default SMB settings.
Create a user and assign it to the
apps group under
Auxiliary Groups as shown below.
Create an SMB Share as shown below. All settings should remain default except for
After saving SMB settings TrueNAS Scale will launch an
Edit ACL screen. Do NOT
Save Access Control List as this will overwrite the previously configured permissions. You can make any selection from the TrueNAS GUI to exit this screen, SMB Share will still be configured.
Create an NFS Share which will be used for applications to access the dataset. Configure an NFS Share as shown below. All settings should remain default.
For most applications data access will be configured under
Additional App Storage.
NFS should NOT be used for
App Config Storage. This should be left on the default of PVC.
Additional App Storage as shown below. In some applications data storage is part of the application configuration, in those cases you would still configure NFS but not need to setup a