[Samba] Samba4: where are ACLs stored?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Mon Sep 30 13:58:28 MDT 2013

On Thu, 2013-09-26 at 16:12 +0200, Klaus Hartnegg wrote:
> Hi,
> most file access rights sync between ACLs of linux and the security tab 
> of windows file properties, but not all. Where are the other infos stored?
> I tried in linux 'getfattr -d' and 'samba-tool ntacl get', but neither 
> output changed when using windows to add individual right for a user 
> that already has rights inherited from the parent directory. Windows 
> remembers every detail of these changes, even after a reboot, so it must 
> be stored somewhere.
> I'm concerned that backups might be incomplete when part of the access 
> rights are hidden somewhere else. Will 'cp -a' really copy everything?

Can you show me your smb.conf?


Andrew Bartlett

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