[Samba] Re: Can not clear Read-only attribute

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Thu Mar 12 01:02:05 GMT 2009

On Thu, Mar 12, 2009 at 12:56:27AM +0000, tom m. wrote:
> I'm not against doing that, but does add some work: rebuild extended attribute
> support in kernel, change fstab, etc.  But if I do this, what will be the state
> of all the attribute bits of existing files?  That is, will files marked
> Read-only now suddenly be not Read-only?  How about System/Hidden files?

Yes, you'll lose current DOS attribute mapping, but you'll
be much happier in the long run :-).


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