patch draft for extended attributes on linux
mbp at samba.org
Wed Jun 25 11:23:27 EST 2003
On 24 Jun 2003, jw schultz <jw at pegasys.ws> wrote:
> I don't much care for sending the xattrs as part of the file list.
> Even the 4KB ext _currently_ limit it to is huge.
I would have preferred to do it doing the regular transfer, rather
than in the file list, but that seemed to make it a bit harder to
ensure that the attributes were always applied even if the file was
not otherwise modified, or if it were a symlink, etc.
> Nevertheless i do think it worth having something in
Yes, if I can get this working I think the best place for it to end up
is as an unofficial patch.
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