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Re: Client umask settings not horoured in CIFS.

Subject: Re: Client umask settings not horoured in CIFS.
From: "Anders Karlsson"
Date: Mon, 5 Feb 2007 22:41:57 +0000
On 2/5/07, Jeremy Allison <jra@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:


The client code has to guess how to map the mode_t
on create to what the server will use with an NTCreateX
call. This will get fixed with the new UNIX extensions
to allow POSIX opens on the wire.


That makes sense. I figured, perhaps erroneously, that this may be a
client side thing. I thought it may be something with how cifsfs hook
in to the VFS layer. Your explanation makes things clearer. :)

Thanks!

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Anders Karlsson <trudheim@xxxxxxxxx>

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