[Samba] file attributes (ACL's) lost

John Drescher drescherjm at gmail.com
Thu Jan 21 11:21:50 MST 2010

On Thu, Jan 21, 2010 at 1:07 PM, James D. Parra <jamesp at musicreports.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> I have an iSCSI mount that I disconnected from during a reboot and after
> remounting it all the ACL's are missing. Using 'll' shows no extended file
> attributes and 'getfacl' on the dir' shows that the previous attributes
> are now missing. Restarting smb, nmb, & winbind didn't restore them
> either.
I don't think there is any backup of the posix acls anywhere in samba.
> Is there a way to restore the attributes? Not sure how they were lost in
> the fist place.

Did you mount your filesystem with the appropriate acl options. Do you
have acls enabled in your kernel?


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