Bug 3631 - Simple Windows ACL list is empty, only detailed list is filled
Simple Windows ACL list is empty, only detailed list is filled
Product: Samba 3.0
Classification: Unclassified
Component: File Services
x64 Windows XP
: P3 normal
: none
Assigned To: Samba Bugzilla Account
Samba QA Contact
Depends on:
  Show dependency treegraph
Reported: 2006-03-25 20:46 UTC by Milan Kerslager
Modified: 2006-03-30 13:02 UTC (History)
0 users

See Also:


Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.
Description Milan Kerslager 2006-03-25 20:46:42 UTC
When browsing ACLs in Windows Explorer, the simple ACL list is empty, only "Special rights" is set even there are standard user ACLs on the directory (ie. user's home directory).

Is there a possibility to map ACLs to the ususal simple Windows form of displaying user rights (ie some combinations of ACLs have simple meaning in Windows GUI)?

The checkbox is also grayed in simple ACL vies in Windows Explorer (this means "the ACLs are inherited") even there is no "inheritance" in detailed right list (sorry I have no English Windows in the box so I don't know how to call options correctly).
Comment 1 Gerald (Jerry) Carter 2006-03-26 07:59:08 UTC
The current system works as designed.  Please seen the 
map acl inhereit option in smb.conf, a discussion of extended 
attributes, and default ACLs on directories.

Note that the check boxes appear in the security tab only if
the permissions applies to "This folder, subfolders, & files".
Comment 2 Milan Kerslager 2006-03-30 13:02:48 UTC
Thank you a lot, Jerry... Samba is a great piece of software!