[OpenAFS] anon FTP upload directory ACL
01 Jun 2002 23:18:33 +0200
>>>>> "Russ" == Russ Allbery <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Russ> liw is probably about the best that you can do, unless you
Russ> *have* to allow read, in which case I'm not sure you can do
Russ> what you want in AFS.
Well, this is good enough. It's not _THAT_ important, although it would
be nice... I'll settle for 'liw'.. Thanx
Russ> (Personally, I'd recommend putting your incoming directory
Russ> on local disk and mounting it over AFS with a loopback
Russ> mount, just because this is one of those things that AFS
Russ> isn't all that good at, but that may or may not work for
Russ> your application.)
That was the second idea I got when I couldn't get it to work on the
first try, but I later decided that this is good enough for me...
Russ> Note that you need to be sure to disable mkdir in your FTP
This seems to be 'automatic' :)
ncftp /incoming > mkdir test
MKD test failed; [Operation prohibited for anonymous users.]
Could not mkdir test: server said: Operation prohibited for anonymous users.
Russ> No idea what's going on there. Does fs flush . cause the
Russ> changes to show up right away?
I'll try that the next time the ACL's are acting weird. Now I'll settle
with the fact it works.
Thanx for the help...
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