ACL support in Samba 2.2.0alpha

Marc Jacobsen Marc_Jacobsen at
Mon Oct 9 21:47:16 GMT 2000

Hi Edward,

It means both.  Samba simply uses whatever ACLs the underlying OS supports on
the file systems it uses.  So the OS enforces "adherance" to the ACLs.  Samba
also will allow the Windows NT user to view/add/change the underlying (UNIX)
ACLs (for supported ACL types.)

Marc Jacobsen

Edward Schernau wrote:
> This may be an ignorant question, but does this imply
> that Samba will adhere to the ACLs, or that people will
> be able to set/change them through Windows Explorer security
> dialogs?
> --
> Edward Schernau,                mailto:ed at
> Network Architect     
> RC5-64#: 243249                 e-gold acct #:131897

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