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SubjectRe: What's left over.
On Wed, 30 Oct 2002, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On Thu, 31 Oct 2002, Rusty Russell wrote:

> > ext2/ext3 ACLs and Extended Attributes
> I don't know why people still want ACL's. There were noises about them for
> samba, but I'v enot heard anything since. Are vendors using this?

Yes, people use it. Not quite sure why though, I guess ACLs
buy some flexibility over the user/group/other model but if
the "unlimited groups" patch goes in (is in?) I'm happy ;)

Personally I do think either the unlimited groups patch or
ACLs are needed in order to sanely run a large anoncvs setup.


Bravely reimplemented by the knights who say "NIH".
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