Am Montag, 2. Juli 2001 18:04 schrieb Esh, Andrew:
> I tried out Linux XFS with an eye toward using it for Access Control List
> (ACL) support under Samba. I had to give up because it doesn't appear that
> XFS has full Posix support for ACLs. When I tried to link the development
> version of Samba against the XFS include files and ACL library, there were
> a number of unresolved ACL-specific symbols. I switch to using a plain
> ext2fs kernel, with Posix ACL support patched in (see
> http://acl.bestbits.at), and Samba linked just fine. When Samba runs, the
> shares it provides cause NT to display the "Security" tab in the
> file/folder Properties, which is where ACLs are managed.
> Does this seem right? Is ACL support IRIX specific, or
> not-ready-for-prime-time on i386 Linux? I am asking just to see if it's
> worth my time to go back and try to find out what was going wrong with the
> Posix ACL support under XFS.
I have XFS with Samba 2.2-CVS and ACL-support working.
Make sure you have a recent version of the XFS support libraries
(libacl). There have been a lot of changes in Samba after the 2.2.0
release, so you might want to wait for 2.2.1 or get a current CVS version.