[Samba] Samba and ACL and automatic inheriting

Scott Lovenberg scott.lovenberg at gmail.com
Wed May 13 09:01:52 GMT 2009

Karl Koch wrote:
> hello,
> i use samba with acl bound into a w2k3 ads domain.
> i have set the option inherit acls = yes and when i change a acl on a 
> folder the new folders i create have the same acls.
> But when i change the acl on a folder the subdirectorys of this folder 
> wont update automatic like under a win ntfs system.
> i controll the acls through a windows machine an so it is not so good 
> that i musst inherit the acls manually.
> Is there any option i can do this?
> And yes i know setfacl -R :-) But i want i more comfortable so other 
> useres can controll it.
Have you set a default ACL entry for the top level directory? 
ie, setfacl d:user:perm

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