[Samba] Samba4, ZFS and FreeBSD

Petros Petros.Listig at fdrive.com.au
Wed Sep 25 23:50:23 MDT 2013

Hi Andrew,

thanks for the quick answer. Apologies that some of my "guesswork"  
wasn't right.

From: "Andrew Bartlett" <abartlet at samba.org>

> smbd has NFSv4 ACLs


> On Thu, 2013-09-26 at 14:55 +1000, Petros wrote:
>> I am happy to become a FreeBSD beta tester for any kind of FreeBSD ZFS
>> support. But I am afraid I am not good enough to code it myself. I am
>> a sysadmin who reads C code frequently, it does not make me a good
>> coder..
> The issue is essentially that the python-based provision code need to
> detect the use of zfs, load the zfsacl module in the generated smb.conf,
> and instead of testing simple posix ACLs, proceed to setting a full NT
> ACL when we create the sysvol share.

Okay.. python is one of the languages I did not learn so far. Well, I  
will see what I can do.

For the sake of clarification: In case

- I get the provisioning right,
- Have the zfsacl module in the generated smb.conf

I will have a working smbd?

Thanks again

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