[Samba] ACL fully functional?

Gerald Carter jerry at samba.org
Mon Feb 25 08:25:07 GMT 2002

On Tue, 19 Feb 2002, amoote wrote:

> I have compiled both my kernel (2.4.17) and samba (2.2.3a) to support
> ACL/EAs.  It looks like it has gone well, but I get one message that
> worries me, but I don't know if it should or not.
> checking whether to support ACLs... checking for acl_get_file in -lacl... yes
> checking for ACL support... yes
> Using posix ACLs
> checking for acl_get_perm_np... no
> As you can see, the last line is where my concern lies.  Can anyone
> shed some light on what is being done here?

Did you install the acl libraries?  Check the tail end of config.log
for details of the failure.

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