[jcifs] Quick question

Christopher R. Hertel crh at ubiqx.mn.org
Sat Nov 23 07:25:16 EST 2002

I *think* that this might be part of extended attribute handling, as 
described in the SNIA CIFS doc.  I don't know if anyone has had time to 
try and implement that subset of features for jCIFS.

That's a guess, though.  I haven't had time to dig.

Chris -)-----
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On Fri, Nov 22, 2002 at 01:52:15PM -0600, Scott Francis wrote:
> New to the list and using jCIFS.  Looked over the javadoc stuff so I think I a
> lready found my answer (being no), but wanted to throw this out to the group f
> irst.  Question:  Is there a way to find and change ownership of a file using 
> jCIFS.
> Basically I have a process that runs as a generic windows user when called via
> a sockets connection from joe.user in a UNIX environment.  When the windows pr
> ocess is finishing I'd like to be able to chown the file ownership of the file
> s created/modified (which are physically living on a Linux box...but mounted v
> ia Samba as a windows Networked drive) back to the user who is calling the pro
> cess.
> Any clues on this one?  I'm not seeing any methods corresponding to this type 
> of functionality so I'm doubting that it is possible under the current impleme
> ntation.
> Thanks for any answers regardless.
> Scott Francis

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