Fix for Samba server masking world writeable perm off
jra at samba.org
Wed Feb 27 00:17:51 UTC 2019
On Tue, Feb 26, 2019 at 08:18:43PM +0200, Alexander Bokovoy via samba-technical wrote:
> This is just fine. I can pretend I knew it but in reality I just love
> archeology so much that I was able to dig it up on request. :)
In Vernor Vinge's wonderful SciFi novel "A Deepness in the Sky"
(set over 10,000+ years from now) there is a career of "Programmer
Acheologist" whose job it was to dig up old code and make it
useful on "modern" systems :-).
Plus in the book they still use unix time_t (now 64-bit :-),
but they think it dates from when man first landed on the
moon, as they've lost quite a few details of "ancient" times :-).
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