[PATCH RFC] s3: smbd: Consistently map EAs to user namespace

Michael Weiser michael.weiser at atos.net
Thu Sep 29 10:00:50 UTC 2022

Hi Daniel,

> > Yes ! +1. Exposing other namespaces was the original
> > bug. IMHO we should fix for 4.18.0 and announce now
> > this change is coming.

> Even if there were someone depending on this, pointing out the bug in
> their setup and suggesting to fix it with a specific VFS module that can
> perform the mapping in a reliable fashion, seems to be the proper course
> of action to me.

FWIW, I can confirm that in my test setup this change solves the
original problem (as was to be expected) and causes no obvious fallout 
with today's HEAD (commit 318da783e9df83550d86fcefcf89f55a77addcbe).

Reviewed-by: Michael Weiser <michael.weiser at atos.net>
Tested-by: Michael Weiser <michael.weiser at atos.net>

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