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Ulf Bertilsson ulf.bertilsson at
Mon Mar 26 13:53:31 GMT 2001

> > I suggested this a *long* time ago (couple of years, before 
> the VFS layer
> > IIRC) and was shot down in flames, for ease-of-use, engineering and
> > performance reasons. I'll be very interested to see if this works.
> yep, Jeremy and I have been very reluctant to bypass the unix security
> system and start doing file permission checks in smbd. We are coming
> around to it now however as it looks like it will be the only way to
> get full NT filesystem semantics in an appliance like device.
> Luckily we can now do this via the new vfs stuff, so it can be tried
> without a major rework of the core code. 

Sounds pretty cool.
Specialy for us with 'none Posix OS' with 'flat' filesystems.

We have had some threads on the amiga samba technical mailiglist.
Let's hope the AmigaOS port of 2.2x is possible.

Ulf Bertilsson
Amiga Samba Team

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