We help IT Professionals succeed at work.
Get Started

Does NFS support ACLs?

2,806 Views
Last Modified: 2018-01-26
Does NFS support ACL's? I've put the following in my /etc/exports file:

/redirectedFolders/Users/mark   192.168.0.0/24(rw,acl)

and it didn't complain. And I put the following in my /etc/auto.misc file on the client:

Desktop -fstype=nfs,nfsvers=3,acl,rw mail:/redirectedFolders/Users/mark/Desktop

and it didn't complain either, but when I examine the files so mounted there are no '+' signs at the end of the permissions, so it must not be working just like that.

Does anyone have any insight?
Comment
Watch Question
CERTIFIED EXPERT
Commented:
This problem has been solved!
Unlock 3 Answers and 25 Comments.
See Answers
Why Experts Exchange?

Experts Exchange always has the answer, or at the least points me in the correct direction! It is like having another employee that is extremely experienced.

Jim Murphy
Programmer at Smart IT Solutions

When asked, what has been your best career decision?

Deciding to stick with EE.

Mohamed Asif
Technical Department Head

Being involved with EE helped me to grow personally and professionally.

Carl Webster
CTP, Sr Infrastructure Consultant
Ask ANY Question

Connect with Certified Experts to gain insight and support on specific technology challenges including:

  • Troubleshooting
  • Research
  • Professional Opinions
Did You Know?

We've partnered with two important charities to provide clean water and computer science education to those who need it most. READ MORE