[Samba] Best Resource for Windows ACL Mapping

Andy Liebman andyliebman at aol.com
Fri Jun 27 13:16:49 GMT 2008

eric wrote:
> Hi,
> Do you use acl FS ?
> Derrick.

Yes.  ext3 mounted with acl support.
> Andy Liebman a écrit :
>> Can anyone recommend a good "how to" for mapping Windows ACLs onto a 
>> Samba Share? I have a very specific Windows permission setting that 
>> I'm trying to create and I can't quite figure out how to do it.
>> In specific, I'm using an application that doesn't respond optimally 
>> to read only files unless the Security settings come up with just the 
>> following "Advanced" properties:
>> List Folder/Read Data  Yes
>> Read Attributes  Yes
>> Read Extended Attributes  Yes
>> Read Permissions  Yes
>> Everything else must be unchecked.
>> This is my observation from seeing how the application deals with 
>> Read Only files on a local NTFS filesystem. My assumption is that I 
>> must recreate the exact same permission on files stored on the Samba 
>> share.
>> Ideally, somebody has a chart that displays in one column "desired 
>> Windows ACLS" and in a second column what you have to do to create 
>> this with Samba?
>> Andy

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