Extended attributes in MacOS X

Wayne Davison wayned at samba.org
Thu Oct 26 15:16:49 GMT 2006

On Thu, Oct 26, 2006 at 01:03:38PM +0200, Wesley W. Terpstra wrote:
> I've built CVS, but had to make this change: flist.c:983:

Thanks -- I had neglected to build xattr support w/o acls.

> Also, these warnings remain:

I'll check into those.

> The problem I anticipate is that MacOSX has a lot more permissions
> beyond read,write,execute. The osx permissions are a superset of the
> windows ACLs, linux, and a bit more. Where should I put things that
> don't map to POSIX? 

Check into patches/adaptec_acl_mods.diff -- that's a patch that should
add extra ACL bits to the ACL handling, but I haven't been able to test
it.  Hopefully you'll be able to adapt it for OS X.


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