svn commit: samba r2934 - in branches/SAMBA_4_0/source:ntvfs/unixuid script

Tim Potter tpot at
Tue Oct 12 22:52:51 GMT 2004

On Tue, Oct 12, 2004 at 04:15:47PM +0200, Simo Sorce wrote:

> > every security token in windows has the S-1-1-0 (World) SID attached
> > there's also a logon SID which we currently don't have.
> > (S-1-5-5-0-<logonsession_rid>) and maybe some other s-1-5-* SID's
> > 
> > S-1-5-11 Authenticated User
> > ...
> Sure, bu the question was: why ? :-)
> I know the reason of authenticated user, network, and logon, but what
> does the SID_WORLD mean? what is it used for ?

It's used to grant permissions to everyone (I thought this SID was 
called Everyone).  Check the default permissions on a file or directory
in Windows.  It should have something like Read or Read & Execute for
the name Everyone.

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