supporting --fake-super on opensolaris (zfs) destination

Wayne Davison wayned at
Tue Aug 4 08:07:06 MDT 2009

On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 07:30:48AM +0000, Enrico Cavalli wrote:
> I wrote a small patch in order to support what I think
> is an absolutely needed feature in order to make rsync-based backups
> retaining complete ownership permission when writing to an opensolaris
> machine using --fake-super.

Thanks for the preliminary Solaris xattr-support code.  I've cleaned it
up a bit, and will be checking it into the git repository soon.  Let us
know how things progress towards full -X support.


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