[SATLUG] Why have Linux permissions become so complicated?

Jennie Haywood jehaywood at gmail.com
Wed Sep 16 19:14:42 CDT 2015


Plus all the Microsquish stuff  for NTFS and such all came from the DEC VMS
world not Unix.

On Wed, Sep 16, 2015 at 7:12 PM, Jennie Haywood <jehaywood at gmail.com> wrote:

> What do you mean by 'complicated'?  Even old Unixes (althougth I think it
> should technically be Unices) had permissions... Are you actually talking
> about ACLs and Extended ACLs?
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> On Wed, Sep 16, 2015 at 4:41 PM, Craig <sargonemail at gmail.com> wrote:
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>> Because the Microsoft patent(s) for "permissions" has expired/not been
>> renewed/placed in public domain?
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