svn commit: samba r3545 - in branches/SAMBA_4_0/source: build/m4 libcli/util librpc librpc/idl librpc/ndr ntvfs/posix

Stefan (metze) Metzmacher metze at
Sat Nov 6 08:30:57 GMT 2004

tridge at schrieb:

> Author: tridge
> Date: 2004-11-05 07:29:02 +0000 (Fri, 05 Nov 2004)
> New Revision: 3545
> WebSVN:
> Log:
> initial support for using extended attributes to hold extended dos attributes of files.
> I decided to use IDL/NDR to encode the attribute, as it gives us a
> simple way to describe and extend the saved attributes.
> The xattr code needs to hook into quite a few more places in the pvfs
> code, but this at least gets the basics done. I will start encoding
> alternate data streams streams, DOS EAs etc soon using the same basic
> mechanism.
> I'll probably stick to "version 1" for the xattr.idl for quite a while
  why not use version 0 for now and switch to 1 when it's stable


Stefan Metzmacher <metze at>

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