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Controversial what if.... we disable ntsec by default again?
- From: "Max Bowsher" <maxb at ukf dot net>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Tue, 5 Aug 2003 13:10:26 +0100
- Subject: Controversial what if.... we disable ntsec by default again?
Having ntsec on by default has shown us that the imperfect mapping between
ACLs and file modes can cause a *lot* of problems. Essentially, for ntsec to
be useful, a fair amount of caring for permissions is required. New users
are often not prepared for this. Hence: what about making ntsc off by
If not, I guess the ntsec code needs to be spun off into a seperate library,
where setup can get at it too.
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