usershare acl parser?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Sun Dec 11 06:52:51 GMT 2005

On Sat, 2005-12-10 at 14:12 -0800, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> On Sat, Dec 10, 2005 at 11:14:09PM +0100, Volker Lendecke wrote:
> > Hi, Jeremy!
> > 
> > In one of your recent checkins you've committed a text->acl parser. Tridge has
> > just written the start of such a thing in Samba4, a SDDL parser.
> > 
> > What's different about your one, would it be worthwhile to have a common
> > implementation of that idea? And, SDDL is documented on msdn, one manpage less
> > to write :-)
> Probably not. This isn't a full ACL parser, it's a parser
> for share ACLs. The only 3 acls permitted are SID:R, SID:F, SID,D
> which stand for read-only for this SID, read-write for this SID,
> and deny this SID. I don't need anything so complex for share
> control.

Other than being a subset, and given that share ACLs can be (if not
meaningfully) set to any ACL, is it not worth using the 'standard'

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College
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