[Samba] Operation Not Supported error for GETXATTR when VFS plugin "nfs4acl_xattr" is used

Akash Jain akash.jain110683 at gmail.com
Tue Apr 10 11:43:46 UTC 2018

Thanks Ralph.
I can patch the code myself if someone can point the missing functionality.
Can you help me understand what is missing in current module which needs to
be fixed? Are there any open bugs which I can refer to?

My basic problem starts with number of ACEs itself getting wrong.


On Tue, Apr 10, 2018 at 4:58 PM, Ralph Böhme <slow at samba.org> wrote:

> On Tue, Apr 10, 2018 at 04:28:10PM +0530, Akash Jain wrote:
> > Can you please elaborate more on which extensions you referred to?
> > What all basic things do we need to do to use nfs4acl_xattr module with
> > native NFS4 export mounted locally and shared through samba to get/set NT
> > ACLs?
> I guess you have to patch the code, or find someone who does it for you.
> Iirc
> currently the module doesn't offer what you're looking for and neither
> does any
> other module.
> -slow
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