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Re: ACL Support

To: "Tarkan Erimer" <tarkane@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: ACL Support
From: Keith Owens <kaos@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 14 Jun 2001 02:25:45 +1000
Cc: linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: Your message of "Wed, 13 Jun 2001 18:36:38 +0300." <005a01c0f41e$a2cc7b40$040010ac@tarkane>
Sender: owner-linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
On Wed, 13 Jun 2001 18:36:38 +0300, 
"Tarkan Erimer" <tarkane@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>I have a question about ACL support. Only installing XFS into the Linux
>kernel enough to get support ACLs? Or Is there any
>need to install ACL kernel patches found at http://acl.bestbits.at/ ?

There are at least two groups working on ACLs for Linux and they
disagree about how they should be implemented.  SGI has one
implementation of ACL, included in the XFS patch.  Andreas Grünbacher's
ACLs are different and will not work with XFS.

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