Subject: Re: Support for ACLs
To: None <>
From: Phil Nelson <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 03/12/2001 14:44:48
>> Okay, so how do we then handle modification of the ACL?  VOP_ACCESS()
>> only handles the access on the file; it does not do manipulation of
>> the access controls.
>Doh, yes, there is that. :-) While I think one VOP could do it, I'd say
>let's look at what other OSs are doing (especially NFS) and do something
>not too far off of that.

Well, coda uses IOCTL for ACL changing and setting.  Also, coda allows
ACLs on directories only, not on normal files. 

Phil Nelson
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