OSB Is Not Preserving ACL

(Doc ID 2095386.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 16, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Secure Backup - Version 12.1.0.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Restored files from OSB 12.1 on OEL does not preserving the access control list applied on the file

File ACL
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-rw-rwxr--+ 1 root root 60 Dec 17 07:53 PEAR2I_1_143874_759622382.arc.pear2i.auohseart38:2-1920_i1
[root@brmcelosbadm02 testcase2]# getfacl PEAR2I_1_143874_759622382.arc.pear2i.auohseart38:2-1920_i1
# file: PEAR2I_1_143874_759622382.arc.pear2i.auohseart38:2-1920_i1
# owner: root
# group: root
user::rw-
user:test:rwx    >>>>>this is the extended attribute that was lost
group::r--
mask::rwx
other::r--

Restored File ACL
==========
[root@brmcelosbadm02 testcase2]# cd /home/test/
[root@brmcelosbadm02 ]# getfacl PEAR2I_1_143874_759622382.arc.pear2i.auohseart38:2-1920_i1
# file: PEAR2I_1_143874_759622382.arc.pear2i.auohseart38:2-1920_i1
# owner: root
# group: root
user::rw-
group::rwx
other::r--

Cause

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