Fwd: Objects in ACL cygwin win 10
Sun Oct 25 09:19:40 GMT 2020
Greetings, Jim McNamara!
Please no top-posting in this list.
>> On 2020-10-23 21:49, Jim McNamara via Cygwin wrote:
>> > On Fri, Oct 23, 2020, 10:06 PM Eliot Moss wrote:
>> >> I have to admit I am not 100% sure what you are asking, but I am careful
>> >> to grant SYSTEM access so
>> >> that my backup program can access and save a copy of virtually
>> > Thanks for you and Brian helping me.
>> > I used icacls cygwin /q /c /t reset
>> You have to be very careful using icacls and other Windows commands with
>> ACLs as
>> "ICACLS preserves the canonical ordering of ACE entries:
>> Explicit denials
>> Explicit grants
>> Inherited denials
>> Inherited grants"
>> and Cygwin's POSIX ACLs may or may not obey this canonical order; Windows
>> Explorer often does not consider Cygwin ACLs in what it considers canonical
>> order and requires them to be reordered, which breaks the Cygwin
>> Ah, that "NT AUTHORITY/SYSTEM" SID, normally paired with
>> as users, groups, or both:
>> $ ls -dl /proc/cygdrive/c/Users/; echo; getfacl /proc/cygdrive/c/Users/;
>> icacls C:/Users/
>> drwxr-xr-x+ 1 SYSTEM SYSTEM 0 Apr 13 2020 /proc/cygdrive/c/Users/
>> # file: /proc/cygdrive/c/Users/
>> # owner: SYSTEM
>> # group: SYSTEM
>> group:Administrators:rwx #effective:r-x
>> default:group:Administrators:rwx #effective:r-x
>> C:/Users/ NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM:(OI)(CI)(F)
>> Successfully processed 1 files; Failed processing 0 files
> Yes, I see now what you are saying. Didn't know why it behaves like that.
> Do you reccomend:
> A. Noacl option in fstab
> B. Reinstall and leave icacls in windows alone so I can deploy in future
> with runtime
C. Reinstall Cygwin into a new directory (or backup the current one and
reinstall). Use noacl option for directories outside Cygwin tree (i.e.
With best regards,
Sunday, October 25, 2020 12:07:33
Sorry for my terrible english...
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