[Samba] acl_xattr access denied when adding permissions for another user

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Wed Apr 6 11:28:55 MDT 2011

On Wed, Apr 06, 2011 at 10:21:41AM +0200, Thomas Nau wrote:
> We had issues in the past as ZFS and Windows have a different understanding
> about how to sort ACLs. In combination with shared access to Excel documents
> this lead to people out locking themselves. I just thought having an independent
> ACL store would solve that problem for me :)

ZFS shouldn't sort ACLs at all. I don't think any of the kernel
code modifies the ACL order, that would change the meaining.

> Are you using vfs_zfsacl and did you ever run into the problems I mentioned?

I'm not personally, but the Nexenta people are and they haven't
reported bugs.


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