[CentOS] Centos-4.2 and ACL's over NFS

Wed Feb 8 16:13:52 UTC 2006
Joshua Baker-LePain <jlb17 at duke.edu>

On Wed, 8 Feb 2006 at 5:09pm, Dr. Hansjoerg Maurer wrote

> has anyone managed to get ACL's working on an nfs exported Filesystem
> with Centos-4.2 (server and client)?
> The work fine on the local filesystem (ext3)
> and the upstream vendor docs tell, that nfs acl's should work (by default).

Search the list archives -- the docs lie.  This doesn't work on centos-4 
yet.  It's advertised as a feature of U3 upstream, but ISTR there being a 
lot of bugs with it in the beta kernel.  If you really need it, fall back 
to centos-3, where it *does* work.

Joshua Baker-LePain
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Duke University