Getting ACLs to Work on C:/?

Larry Hall (Cygwin) reply-to-list-only-lh@cygwin.com
Thu May 5 20:05:00 GMT 2011


On 5/5/2011 3:54 PM, Kimbo Mundy wrote:
> In 1.5 I could set CYGWIN=ntsec and see the same (accurate) set of
> permissions if I did "ls -l C:/" or "ls -l /cygdrive/c".  How can I do
> the same thing in 1.7?  ACLs are already the default for mount -c, but
> if I do "ls -l C:/" its as if I have noacl set.
>
> In other words, how do I get this to be the same (without resorting to
> noacl everywhere)?

Short answer, you don't.

Longer answer: <http://cygwin.com/cygwin-ug-net/using.html#pathnames-win32>


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