acl support, etc.

Matt McCutchen hashproduct at
Sat Oct 1 13:46:41 GMT 2005

On Thu, 2005-09-29 at 20:09 +0000, stefanke at wrote: 
> I try to use rsync with the option --acl but it doesn`t work.
> send_acl : sys_acl_get_file(haservices, SMB_ACL_TYPE_ACCESS): Operation not supported
> Does my rsync-package don`t support acls or what is going wrong here?

That means the particular filesystem containing the file "haservices"
has ACLs disabled, so rsync only copied the permissions.  To enable ACLs
on a filesystem, add "acl" to its mount options in /etc/fstab and

On Thu, 2005-09-29 at 20:56 +0000, stefanke at wrote: 
> I try to use rsync with acl support. Files with acls were transfered but the acls of direcotries don`t! Is it not possible to transfer acls of diretories?

Directory ACLs seem to transfer fine with rsync 2.6.6.  Try a newer
version of rsync.

Yay!  I'm not the only ACL fanatic!
Matt McCutchen, ``hashproduct''
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