Support for NFS4 ACLs on Suns ZFS Filesystem
Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Fri Jan 19 10:40:21 GMT 2007
On Fri, Jan 19, 2007 at 09:47:02AM +0100, Jiri Sasek wrote:
> Currently I am working on this support and I will target it to the
> samba-3.0.24 which offer the modularized VFS modules for ACL handling. I
> derived my work from modules/vfs_afsacl.c module which seems to work in
> very similar conditions.
Vfs_afsacl.c is probably not the right sample to work from.
I think you should much rather look at the vfs_gpfs.c and
vfs_aixacl2.c. I would *very* much like to avoid Solaris
doing the ACL mapping different from the other NFSv4 acl
implementations out there.
> I am not syncing my work with the samba.org team but this is the
> priority in Sun because this problem (missing ACL support on ZFS storage
> share) is escalated by the big customers of Sun so I hope it will be
> available in 2-3 weeks when I will start discussion with the samba.org
> team if they will accept my commitment.
Better show us what you have as soon as possible. Doing the
complete mapping on your own without using the mappings in
nfs4_acls.c might not be the best idea.
If you have issues with nfs4_acls.c please raise them here.
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