[Samba] ACLs fail in 3.0.23d

Jan Engelhardt jengelh at linux01.gwdg.de
Mon Jan 29 12:43:07 GMT 2007

On Jan 29 2007 12:45, Jens Nissen wrote:
>Whenever I try to read or modify ACLs from my Windows 2000 PDC, my Samba
>Domain Member Server (Security = ADS) does not allow setting ACLs, nor
>does it display the existing ACLs.

Does it at least enforce them?

>(A) Strange thing - a bug in smbd??: even though smbd is dynamically
>linked to libacl and libattr (I checked this with ldd), "smbd -b | grep
>acl" is empty. Can someone please confirm this?!

Use grep -i.

>[2007/01/29 12:23:17, 3]
>  convert_canon_ace_to_posix_perms: Too many ACE entries for file
>acl2.test to convert to posix perms.

Filesystems limit the number of ACLs. For XFS, I think it is 25 entries.

>[2007/01/29 12:23:17, 3] smbd/posix_acls.c:set_nt_acl(3269)
>  set_nt_acl: failed to convert file acl to posix permissions for file


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