I wrote an ACL tutorial for my users. Its very simple and only covers
them for use with allowing apache to read your public_html directory.
However I do go over a brief overview, and it might be of some use to
You can find the tutorial here:
On Sun, 13 Apr 2003, Brett I. Holcomb wrote:
> Are there any docs that explain what attributes are available and something
> about USING ACLs. I've checked the docs listing at the XFS site and the man
> pages for xfs, setattr, getattr, etc. There are no lists of attributes that
> I can find.
> As for ACLs - yes I've looked at the one doc given as a reference but it's a
> white paper comparing various filesystem acls and wasn't very good about
> telling me how to actually control or use them.
> Thank you.
Ian Cumming, ian@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
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