samba 2.2, redhat and acls

Jeremy Allison jeremy at
Thu May 24 17:02:14 GMT 2001

kill -9 wrote:
> I am trying to get acls to work in linux with samba. The acls work on
> their own, and clients are properly allowd or denied access through samba,
> but I am having trouble when actually trying to use an nt client to look
> at or change acls. When doing so, I can only see the normal unix
> permissions, ugo, and none of the added acls are shown. When I try to
> change anything, I am given access denied. I am using samba 2.2 for file
> service (with acl support) under one netbios name and ip, and samba tng
> for pdc on the same machine with a different netbios name and ip. Is this
> the problem? Will changeing and viewing acls from an nt client be possible
> in this situatuion? I see that most everyone else has gotten this to work,
> and I would love to have this ability, since it makes it alot easier on
> the tech support and mis people to not have to use command line utils.
> Thanks for any help. If any more info is needed, I can provide it.
> Alex

Did you just use the binary rpm ? If so you need to recompile
it with --with-acl-support.


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