[ANNOUNCEMENT] TEST RELEASE: Cygwin 2.3.0-0.4

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Fri Oct 23 13:10:00 GMT 2015


On Oct 23 14:22, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Oct 23 11:06, Achim Gratz wrote:
> > I don't have much time to test it right now (and won't have any time at all
> > next week), but so far things look good.  The problem with the 0.2 test
> > version with UID/GID mapping and not recognizing the primary domain in some
> > cases is gone (might have been a fluke anyway).  Correlating the output from
> > getfacl and icacls still requires some mental gymnastics, but I didn't find
> > any obvious errors in the mode bits and ACL so far, which means that things
> > like rsync (and some file tests) will now return the correct results for the
> > cases I've looked at.
> 
> You won't believe how grateful I am having you testing this.  Thank you!
> 
> Would you mind to read the comment at the start of sec_acl.cc?

https://sourceware.org/git/?p=newlib-cygwin.git;a=blob;f=winsup/cygwin/sec_acl.cc;hb=a8ec1e804ee9ba2d6f8304731e593dcf167c9836#l27

> I'd be
> very interested in learning if the description is meaningful enough to
> other developers.  I also fear we need to have an improved documentation
> explaining how this works and what NOT to do, e.g., reorder ACLs :|

Thanks,
Corinna

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Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat
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