GETCIFSACL(1) CIFS Access Control List Tools GETCIFSACL(1)

NAME getcifsacl - Userspace helper to display an ACL in a security descriptor for Common Internet File System (CIFS)

SYNOPSIS getcifsacl [-v|-r] {file system object}

DESCRIPTION This tool is part of the cifs-utils suite.

getcifsacl is a userspace helper program for the Linux CIFS client file system. It is intended to display a security descriptor including ACL for a file system object. It is best utilized when an option of cifsacl is specified when mounting a cifs share in conjunction with winbind facility of Samba suite.

Fields of an ACE such as SID, type, flags, and mask are displayed separated by /. Numeric values of type, flags, and mask are displayed in hexadecimal format.

OPTIONS -v Print version number and exit. -r Display a security descriptor in raw mode. Values such as type and flags are displayed in hexadecimal format, a SID is not mapped to a name.

SEE ALSO mount.cifs(8), winbindd(8), setcifsacl(1)

AUTHOR Shirish Pargaonkar wrote the getcifsacl program.

The Linux CIFS Mailing list is the preferred place to ask questions regarding these programs.

cifs-utils 08/19/2011 GETCIFSACL(1)