change_sacl_perms() and ACLs from Solaris to 2.6 Linux

Wayne Davison wayned at
Tue Oct 3 18:41:30 GMT 2006

On Tue, Oct 03, 2006 at 10:03:28AM -0400, Andrew Gideon wrote:
> I'm a little uncomfortable putting an unreleased version into production,
> which is where this is going (assuming all is well).  But...

I can certainly understand that.  The CVS version is stable and will
soon start the 2.6.9 pre-release process, but you may want to wait for
that (at least) before starting to affect production systems.

> Does the CVS version have the fix for ACL differencing too (ie. doing
> "the right thing" when using --link-dest and a file has changed only
> in its ACLs)?

Yes, that's fixed in the latest ACLs patch.


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