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==========
getcifsacl
==========

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Userspace helper to display an ACL in a security descriptor for Common Internet File System (CIFS)
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:Manual section: 1

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

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DESCRIPTION
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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.

This program uses a plugin to handle the mapping of SIDs to user and
group names. *@pluginpath@* should be a symlink that points to the
correct plugin to use.

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.

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OPTIONS
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-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.

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NOTES
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Kernel support for getcifsacl/setcifsacl utilities was initially
introduced in the 2.6.37 kernel.

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

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AUTHOR
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Shirish Pargaonkar wrote the getcifsacl program.

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