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SAM-QFS - NFSv4 group@ ACLs on SAMFS Filesystem Allows Access to One Folder But Not the Other (Doc ID 2009853.1)

Last updated on JUNE 30, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Hierarchical Storage Manager (HSM) and StorageTek QFS Software - Version 5.1 to 6.1 [Release 5.0 to 6.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Customer has NFSv4 ACLs that are similarly defined for SAMFS filesystem directories, prodserver and testserver.  These directories are configured as Samba shares on a Windows 7 workstation.

The customer's user name is a valid user in group@  but is not the owner of the file.   The customer can access file Copy1 in Windows folder named testserver. But, he cannot access file copy1 in Windows folder, prodserver.
Samba log showsan  error like this when accessing a shared file in the production environment:

If the customer makes himself the owner of the file copy1, he can access copy1 without a problem.

The customer is able to access copy1 after he remotely logged in to the Windows server.

He is also able to access copy1 after rebooting the Windows server and then logging into the samba share.


Setting up permissions using NFv4 ACLs for multiple groups and users accessing the samba share folders


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