[PATCH] Use conn->session_info->security_token in posix_acls.c to make sysvolreset faster (was: Re: [PATCH] improve performance for samba-tool ntacl sysvolreset)
rpenny at samba.org
Tue Jul 10 08:00:45 UTC 2018
On Tue, 10 Jul 2018 19:38:53 +1200
Andrew Bartlett via samba-technical <samba-technical at lists.samba.org>
> On Tue, 2018-07-10 at 08:43 +0300, Uri Simchoni via samba-technical
> > On 07/10/2018 08:10 AM, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > > On Tue, 2018-07-10 at 07:49 +0300, Uri Simchoni wrote:
> > > > Hi,
> > <snip>
> > >
> > > > Beside that I'm curious - it seems like the function we're
> > > > optimizing (uid_entry_in_group()) gets called in one of the
> > > > following case: 1. If the SD somehow doesn't translate into a
> > > > POSIX ACL with a USER_OBJ 2. To emulate deny ACE
> > >
> > > Something like that. I understand it is to fold any group
> > > permissions into the user permission because of the mismatch
> > > between NT and POSIX semantics.
> > >
> > > > Which one of the two gets called in the sysvolreset? (and if
> > > > it's 1., why do we get an ACL without a USER_OBJ when we do a
> > > > "reset" operation which should bring things to the detault
> > > > state)
> > >
> > > It gets called a lot, I find this code very difficult to follow
> > > but seems to be needed for every group even if it isn't a DENY or
> > > such.
> > >
> > OK I've dug a little deeper and can see that the ACL we're setting
> > is
> > "O:LAG:BAD:P(A;OICI;0x001f01ff;;;BA)(A;OICI;0x001200a9;;;SO)(A;OICI;0x001f01ff;;;SY)(A;OICI;0x001200a9;;;AU)" ,
> > which means that the owner (LA - basically an alias) doesn't have a
> > direct ACE. Being an alias, perhaps we should simply add a rule
> > that if the ACL has a BA ace (BUILTIN\Administrators), then we can
> > use it for an LA owner and construct the USER_OBJ ACE from that.
> I really don't want to touch that code. It gives me the shivers.
> Andrew Bartlett
So it should, firstly because it uses the wrong ACL.
Note the addition of 'CREATOR OWNER'
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