[Samba] samba 3.3.x vfs_acl_xattr support

Harry Jede walk2sun at arcor.de
Mon Mar 9 06:49:33 GMT 2009

Am Montag, 9. März 2009 03:12 schrieb John Drescher:
> > Starting with version 3.3.1, the source code package now contains a
> > man page for vfs_acl_xattr:
> This is what I have on 3.3.1. To me this documentation seriously
> needs expanded.
It should be enough to add a "SEE ALSO" section.

>        vfs_acl_xattr - Save NTFS-ACLs in Extended Attributes (EAs)
>        vfs objects = acl_xattr
>        This VFS module is part of the samba(7) suite.
>        The vfs_acl_xattr VFS module stores NTFS Access Control Lists
>        (ACLs) in Extended Attributes (EAs). This enables the full
> mapping of Windows ACLs on Samba servers.
>        The ACLs are stored in the Extended Attribute security.NTACL
> of a file or directory. This Attribute is not listed by getfattr -d
> filename. To show the current value, the name of the EA must be
> specified (e.g.  getfattr -n security.NTACL filename ).
>        Please note that this module is experimental!
>        This module is stackable.
>        There are no options for vfs_acl_xattr.

       getfattr(1),  setfattr(1),  attr_get(3),  attr_set(3),   
       attr_remove(3), attr(5), and xfsdump(8).

>        The original Samba software and related utilities were created
> by Andrew Tridgell. Samba is now developed by the Samba Team as an
> Open Source project similar to the way the Linux kernel is developed.


	Harry Jede

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