[PATCH] Fix for XDR Backend of NFS4ACL_XATTR module to get it working with NFS4.0 ACL Spec
ckleineweber at gmail.com
Thu Feb 7 18:01:00 UTC 2019
Whats the status of this patch? Is there any chance get it merged? Would be
interested in the feature as well.
On Mon, Dec 3, 2018 at 12:23 PM Ralph Böhme via samba-technical <
samba-technical at lists.samba.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 03, 2018 at 06:27:42AM +0000, Sandeep Nashikkar wrote:
> >On Fri, Nov 30, 2018 at 18:09 IST Ralph Böhme via samba-technical write
> >> > I tried it with our setup and with following options:
> >> > nfs4acl_xattr:encoding = nfs
> >> > nfs4acl_xattr:validate_mode = yes
> >> Why are you enabling this? I thought that doesn't make sense when
> resharing a
> >> NFS4 mount.
> >I was getting Access Denied error on SET ACL, so I thought it is because
> >permission issues. So I enabled this to give 0666 for files and 0777 for
> >folders. Will try without this.
> That would be nice. :)
> >> > nfs4acl_xattr:nfs4_id_numeric = yes
> >> > nfs4acl_xattr:xattr_name = system.nfs4_acl
> >> This is already the default when nfs4acl_xattr:encoding is set to nfs.
> >When nfs4_id_numeric was not set, I was getting BADXDR error from NFS
> >when SET ACL operation does SETXATTR operation.
> Yes, sure, I wasn't referring to the nfs4_id_numeric parameter, but
> xattr_name. Of course you have to set nfs4_id_numeric to match your NFS4
> but the xattr name will be set to "system.nfs4_acl" when
> "nfs4acl_xattr:encoding" is set to "nfs".
> >> I guess this should make it into master in time for 4.10.
> >As far as I can read, 4.10 release is March 2019. That will be too late
> >us. Is it possible to backport this patchset to 4.8 or any previous
> versions to
> >get it into one of the available release? That will be really helpful if
> >possible. I am not aware of the criteria which is followed for
> backporting, so
> >please bear with my questions :)
> Bugs get backports, new features don't. Which means you have to apply the
> patchset manually on-top of whatever version you ship. The patches should
> with little fuss on older version.
> Ralph Boehme, Samba Team https://samba.org/
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