[PATCH] Storing the ACL control flags with vfs gpfs.

David Collier-Brown davec-b at rogers.com
Wed Mar 12 10:23:06 MDT 2014

Cool, thanks!


On 03/12/2014 11:15 AM, Alexander Werth wrote:
> On Wed, 2014-03-12 at 09:43 -0400, David Collier-Brown wrote:
>> Just out of curiosity, will this work with both old and new on-disk
>> data? I can't tell that from the code, although it sort-of-looks-like it
>> does.
> Yes it does. Old data in gpfs will just return all flags set to zero.
> The vfs gpfs code then ensures that the self-relative bit is set on the
> conversion to the windows flag format. From there on the behaviour is
> identical to the previous which always just set the self-relative bit
> when calling make_sec_desc.
> Cheers,
> Alexander

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