[PATCH] Follow-up patch for bug in dealing with "Owner Rights" ACEs when calculating maximum access

David Disseldorp ddiss at samba.org
Fri Mar 1 12:02:16 UTC 2019

On Thu, 28 Feb 2019 15:42:44 -0800, Jeremy Allison via samba-technical wrote:

> > Wouldn't this now mean that an owner_rights_allowed ACE now takes
> > precedence over an owner_rights_denied ACE if the former comes first?
> > I'll need to take a closer look at the spec tomorrow for this.  
> Yes, that's exactly the case. That's what the test shows.

The reason why I'm struggling to get my head around this is that the
behaviour is inconsistent with how regular ACEs are handled - we
just do a simple (granted & ~denied), instead of giving special
precendence to allow ACEs.

Cheers, David

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