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'Permission denied' After Running 'setfacl -m u:user:7' on Directory to Give All Access (Doc ID 1006460.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 18, 2023

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 and later
All Platforms


Using setfacl, a user has been granted add and remove file access for a directory.  However, the user still can't touch a file or make a directory.

NOTE: The example below gives the user <userA> access to the publish subdirectory.

1) The <userA> user is given read and execute permissions for the directory tree:


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