Slow and failing ACL modification using Samba 2.2.0 on Solaris

Johannes Tyve Johannes.Tyve at
Tue Apr 24 15:09:17 GMT 2001

Matt Zinkevicius wrote:
> From: "Johannes Tyve" <Johannes.Tyve at>
> > I'm trying to modify my ACLs using Security/Permissions on my NT 4.0
> > Workstation.
> >
> > After pressing the Permission button it takes 15-30 seconds until the
> > Permission dialog box appers. This behavior was also reported by Max
> > Ahston on the Samba mailinglist.
> We have just started noticing this in one of our test labs. We think it
> might be because this lab has a lot of domain controllers compared to our
> other labs. Very much a guess though.
I downloaded the latest CVS tree and the first preliminary tests seems
to work just fine. Both the user/groups local (NIS) and in the NT domain
is listed and working. No delays or warning messages. Hopefully there
will be a 2.2.1 release with this incorporated soon.

But still, changing ACL:s using Samba 2.2 breaks the default ACLs on the


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