File permissions when using ACLs
Tue Mar 11 13:36:00 GMT 2014
On Mar 11 08:40, Charles Plager wrote:
> Hi Andrey,
> I understand that Cygwin is emulating POSIX permissions (and, yes, we
> already turn this off using the /etc/fstab). What I don't understand
> is why it uses "special" permissions and not the standard "read/write"
> options that are available.
> One possibility I just though of: Cygwin uses special permissions in
> the case where the file is not executable (but readable or
> readable/writable)? I guess I can see that.
That, and the FILE_DELETE_CHILD flag. But you're just looking into the
simplified output on the security tab. The "advanced" view is a bit
more helpful, though not exactly.
> I'd still love to hear from anybody who's experienced the vanishing
Never seen that.
Corinna Vinschen Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
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