[Samba] How best to get ACL support?

Didier Hung Wan Luk DidierH at frci.net
Thu Sep 26 11:57:00 GMT 2002

Is SuSe 8.1 available in ISO format to download??

Didier Hung Wan Luk
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-----Original Message-----
From: Guenther Deschner [mailto:gd at suse.de] 
Sent: Thursday, September 26, 2002 3:45 PM
To: Sytsma, Richard
Cc: samba at lists.samba.org
Subject: Re: [Samba] How best to get ACL support?


On Mon, Sep 23, 2002 at 12:31:23PM -0500, Sytsma, Richard wrote:
> My Dell server was preloaded with Redhat 7.2 , Linux 2.4.7-10,
gccv2.96 with  Ext3 file system.
> I want to  install the machine into my company W2k domain using
winbind but my Linux kernel does not support the needed ACls. 

the latest SuSE release 8.1 (official release in 4 days) has ACL-support
out-of-the-box for:

        - ext2
        - ext3
        - XFS
        - JFS
        - ReiserFS (needs kernel-rebuild to switch ACL on)

maybe this is a considerable option for you.

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