Samba4 with ESXi datastore

Richard Sharpe realrichardsharpe at
Thu Dec 3 15:50:51 UTC 2015

On Thu, Dec 3, 2015 at 4:06 AM, Scott Lovenberg
<scott.lovenberg at> wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 2, 2015 at 7:11 PM, Richard Sharpe
> <realrichardsharpe at> wrote:
>> A more important issue will be the FS you use, as that dictates
>> whether or not you can support full-sized ACLs.
> I actually wasn't aware this was still an issue on Linux.  Do we still
> fall back to putting ACLs and EAs in a TDB if the file system doesn't
> support full sized/any ACLs? I'm guessing that also means some file
> systems can't support hosting the sysvol natively.

I don't think we fall back at all in the file server code (source3)
since you have to specify which ACL module you want, acl_xattr or

Richard Sharpe

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