[Samba] Extended ACL stealing ownership on 3.2.7

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Thu Feb 5 21:58:40 GMT 2009

On Thu, Feb 05, 2009 at 05:01:20PM +0000, Gavin Henry wrote:
> Hi all,
> After setting permissions on a file. If anyone authorised to open the
> file writes to it, the ACL gets deleted and that person becomes the
> owner of the file and the group is reset to the default. For example,
> whenever a certain user opens and changes a file in the problem folder
> he becomes the owner and another gets kicked of the list:
> More clearly, lee was the last one to write to this spreadsheet:
> getfac example.xls
> # file: example.xls
> # owner: joe
> # group: testgroup
> user::rwx
> user:graham:r-x
> user:julia:r-x
> user:lee:rwx
> user:paul:r-x
> group::r--
> mask::rwx
> other::r--
> How do I keep rwx on all the additional users, as they all aren't part
> of the "testgroup" group.

Can you try 3.2.8, I think I finally nailed this *evil* bug
(number #4308) with this release :-).



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