[Samba] ACLs and file/directory access permissions

Jan Houstek houstek at utf.mff.cuni.cz
Sun May 11 14:54:11 GMT 2003

On Tue, 29 Apr 2003, John H Terpstra wrote:

> ACLs information has to be stored somewhere! If not in the file system
> itself then in a separate database. If in a separate database then HOW do
> we keep that database current with the files in the filesystem as
> Unix/Linux users re-arrange files without using the MS Windows tools.

Some features of MS-like ACLs not present in POSIX ACLs could be
implemented using extended attributes, couldn't they?

-- Honza Houstek

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