[Samba] Remove all Windows ACL's from files/folders

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Tue Mar 29 20:06:05 UTC 2022

On Tue, Mar 29, 2022 at 07:24:06AM -0700, Gregory Sloop via samba wrote:
>In all the testing I've done, setting the POSIX perms (via setfacl/chown/chmod) doesn't do anything to reset or modify the "Windows" ACL listing.
>-This probably is because I have: acl_xattr:ignore system acls = yes (But I only have this set so I can tweak permissions from Windows at all! Without it, any permissions mods fail as though I don't have the correct privs, even though I'm doing them as Administrator.)

Ah yes. I didn't realize you have that.

acl_xattr:ignore system acls = yes

means only use the stored Windows ACLs
for access, and ignore the system ones
(as it says on the tin :-).

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