Preserving NTFS permissions.

Jeremy Allison jra at
Wed Jun 20 16:51:25 GMT 2007

On Wed, Jun 20, 2007 at 11:44:21AM -0500, Christopher R. Hertel wrote:
> It appears as though this is something that could be done using the VFS
> layer.  In particular, I should be able to store the full NTFS ACE in an EA.
>  Something I read suggests that Samba 4 is already doing this.

Storing it is easy - evaluating it is more tricky. I'd be happy to
add a VFS module that does this (and change the VFS interface if
it needs changing to make this work), but no one has yet committed
the resources to add this.


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