[Samba] Shares and ACLs

TAKAHASHI Motonobu monyo at monyo.com
Sat Jul 30 12:09:55 MDT 2011

From: Julien Celle <julien.celle at sivalex.com>
Date: Fri, 29 Jul 2011 18:41:35 +0200

> I have a share containing a directory with special acls on an ext3 
> partition mounted with 'acl,user_xattr' options.
> When I copy a file (or a directory) to that directory, default acls are 
> correctly applied to the file. If instead I move the same file (or dir), 
> the default acls are not applied.
> Is this normal behaviour or did I misconfigured something ?

This is normal behavior. You may find almost same behavior on Windows.
The default ACL is applied just when the file is just created. Moving
does not cause "creation".

TAKAHASHI Motonobu <monyo at samba.gr.jp>

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