symbolic links

Jeremy Allison jra at
Fri Feb 24 15:26:50 MST 2012

On Thu, Feb 23, 2012 at 10:42:30AM -0800, Bill Watson wrote:
> I just found that I now need:
> follow symlinks = yes
> wide links = yes
> unix extensions = no
> to keep my system running as it was. Not nice to introduce an
> undocumented/underdocumented feature in with your upgrade. Hoorah for
> security, but ptphhfttp for functionality.

Sorry it caused you problems, but in the light of people
complaining the default settings were a security hole,
what were we do to ?

BTW - it wasn't undocumented. Underdocumented, maybe..


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