[OpenAFS] Re: possibly stupid question: why can't AFS serve "normal" directories like samba/nfs?

Adam Megacz megacz@cs.berkeley.edu
Tue, 11 Oct 2005 11:15:30 -0700

Jeffrey Hutzelman <jhutz@cmu.edu> writes:
> thing. It does some pretty hideous things to get something approaching
> reasonable security semantics, given the assumptions people make about
> how access controls work on UNIX filesystems.

Could you elaborate on this?  My understanding was that it simply
didn't bother to support security (all files are read-only,

  - a

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