about the worm feature

ronnie sahlberg ronniesahlberg at gmail.com
Thu Aug 3 03:48:19 UTC 2017

I think your should create a new module for this. Even if would be
based on or share a large amount of code
with vfs_worm.

The reason I think so is because 'worm' has a common meaning for
storage and it would be
confusing with a 'worm' module that does similar to but not quite 'worm'.

On Thu, Aug 3, 2017 at 12:40 PM, Li, Dan via samba-technical
<samba-technical at lists.samba.org> wrote:
> Hi, all
> I'd like to use vfs_worm modules to make a backup share for our storage system.
> Except the grace period, I think it is better to add a retention period.
> A retention period means that during this period files are protected and immutable,
> but over the period the files can be modified or deleted.
> How about add this idea to add the options?
> Or should I create a new vfs module to implement this?
> Regards,
> Li Dan

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