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Re: Too Many Permissions Stripped In 1.7.35?
- From: Achim Gratz <Stromeko at nexgo dot de>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 21:50:52 +0100
- Subject: Re: Too Many Permissions Stripped In 1.7.35?
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Corinna Vinschen writes:
> That's not really a goal. The SYSTEM permissions are kind of useless
> anyway, given that SYSTEM has permissions to read and write all files
> anyway. I don't see that a rule to add SYSTEM permissions to all files
> accomplishes anything which isn't already available anyway.
I wasn't talking about SYSTEM in particular, but the removal ACL
permissions when they would leave the effective access rights more open
than the chmod mode settings specify. I have to work on several file
systems that are set up in a way where this would be undesirable, while
on the other hand I'd welcome if I wouldn't have to mount those "noacl"
any longer. Hence the idea of yet another mount optionâ
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