Problem with restrict acl with mask?

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at
Wed Oct 17 10:12:04 GMT 2001

On Wed, 17 Oct 2001, Foster, Ken wrote:

> It is documented in the smb.conf man page, and also in the html doc
> smc.conf.5.html that comes with the latest 2.2.2 version for Red Hat
> Linux. Can you tell me what the parameter should be? I've tried a few
> variations, and it complained about all of them.

Doh!  The parameter does not exist anymore.  I remember now.  It was
previously used as a work around until the "security mask" genre
of options were fixed.

> I'm also confused about value of the parameter. The text says
> true/false, but the example has it set to 'no'. Can I assume that
> yes/no and true/false are synonymous?

yes == true == 1

no == false == 0

I know...too many options. :-)

cheers, jerry
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