Coda File System

Re: Coda for home directories and NIS vs. Kerberos

From: Davor Ocelic <>
Date: Fri, 1 Feb 2008 07:18:54 -0500
On Thu, Jan 31, 2008 at 06:05:51PM -0500, Simon Wilkinson wrote:
> On 31 Jan 2008, at 22:48, Jan Harkes wrote:
> >On Thu, Jan 31, 2008 at 04:26:08PM -0500, Davor Ocelic wrote:
> >>In AFS, there is a special provision made for interoperability with
> >>Unix - person to which a file is chowned has implicit 'all' rights
> >>on the file. Does this work that way in Coda too?
> It doesn't work that way in AFS - AFS does have some implicit rights,  
> but if you don't have a read ACL for a directory, you can't access  
> files in it, regardless of their ownership.

Thanks for the directory hint. I knew I was mising something from 
the complete picture.

Received on 2008-02-01 07:21:20