When creating a new file/directory, we need to obey the create mask/directory mask parameters.
jra at samba.org
Tue Oct 2 21:55:23 MDT 2012
On Wed, Oct 03, 2012 at 01:47:28PM +1000, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> Jeremy, I really don't think you want to start playing maintainer trumps
> here. The change I object to is the change to the loadparm layer to
> introduce (essentially) a new read/write global variable.
Actually Andrew, I don't think you should be making
assumptions about what I'm doing here. I am explicitly
the maintainer here, and have been since I wrote this
This is a maintainer decision, and I'm pointing that out.
> We should be avoiding global variables in general, and particularly the
> abuse of global variables in this subtle and confusing way.
This is the least intrusive fix. I have pointed
out to you the correct fix. That is much more
invasive. My feeling is that this should be left
> That we are so close to a release is no excuse to put aside good
> software engineering practice. Indeed, it is every reason to apply that
> rigour even more strongly.
I'm happy to get feedback from the samba-technical
list, but this will push back the next rc, by however
long it takes to come to a consensus on this.
That's fine by me, I'm in no hurry :-).
> I remain opposed the the patches as is.
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