Using linux trustee 2.8 rights in samba
pjn at smarteye.se
Fri May 31 08:28:02 GMT 2002
If you're talking about Vyacheslav Zavadsky's Linux Trustees patches
(http://trustees.sourceforge.net/), you must write a backend to integrate it
with Samba as the interface is totally different from Linux's Posix ACL.
I looked into this a while ago, but sadly couldn't find the time to work on
> -----Original Message-----
> From: samba-technical-admin at lists.samba.org
> [mailto:samba-technical-admin at lists.samba.org]On Behalf Of Gerald Carter
> Sent: den 31 maj 2002 17:00
> To: Nieminen, Jooel
> Cc: 'samba-technical at lists.samba.org'
> Subject: Re: Using linux trustee 2.8 rights in samba
> On Fri, 31 May 2002, Nieminen, Jooel wrote:
> > I'm using samba I installed from the RPM package made for RH7.2 on
> > fileserver and it works allright. So does winbind. but then I came up
> > problems with file security and patched my kernel with trustee 2.8
> > package.
> > well, trustee works fine, but samba does not care about it. as in
> > security tab on windows I can see unix rights.
> Did you recompile Samba to include --with-acl-support?
> > the question, what is they to go with this? I've asked elsewhere and ppl
> > are saying that it shouldn't do that, but no answers to the problem.
> > as an example, I have file which is in unix rights marked as read-only
> > for all, but with trustee's aclfs are unix file security overwritten and
> > given full rights. when logged on trough console as me rm does not ask
> > nothing, it just deletes the file. samba is different, it reads itself
> > the file security and sais access denied.
> > I'm getting mad with this and have no clue which way to go, do you,
> > anybody?
> I'm not familar with that package, but you may need to write
> a mapping backend from Samba's internal POSIX acl representation
> to the trustee aclfs model. This is how it works for Solaris ACLs
> and Linux's POSIX ACL support.
> cheers, jerry
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