[PATCH] vfs module for VxFS

Stéphane PURNELLE stephane.purnelle at corman.be
Wed Jul 9 08:44:09 MDT 2014


Just for your information (I'm not a samba dev), samba 3.6 is on security 
fixe only.
See here : https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Samba_Release_Planning


        Stéphane Purnelle

Stéphane PURNELLE                         Admin. Systèmes et Réseaux 
Service Informatique       Corman S.A.           Tel : 00 32 (0)87/342467

samba-technical-bounces at lists.samba.org wrote on 09/07/2014 10:24:47:

> De : Abhidnya Joshi <Abhidnya_Joshi at symantec.com>
> A : "samba-technical at samba.org" <samba-technical at samba.org>, 
> Date : 09/07/2014 16:18
> Objet : [PATCH] vfs module for VxFS
> Envoyé par : samba-technical-bounces at lists.samba.org
> Hi List,
> As part of our NAS product, we are using Samba on top of Symantec 
> File System (VxFS).
> We are making use of acl_xattr module to interpret and store NTACLs.
> Presently VxFS does not support security namespace for named attrs 
> thus, NTACLs have to be stored under user.NTACL.
> Its use will be vfs objects = acl_xattr  vxfs
> Please find attached patch which adds new module for VxFS which can 
> handle this.
> Also we are planning few more additions to this module with respect 
> to NTACL to POSIX ACL handling which I will post once ready.
> This patch applies to Samba 3.6.23. Please let me know reviews/comments.
> Thanks and Regards
> Abhidnya Joshi
> [attachment "0001-s3-vfs-module-Adding-new-vfs-module-for-Symantec-
> VxF.patch" deleted by Stéphane PURNELLE/COR/SOPARIND] 

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