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169 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Feb 21, 2013 6:18 AM by Strontium90 RSS
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Feb 20, 2013 12:07 AM

Hi all, does someone know how to get a folder or file to automatically inherit the server permissions after being copied over?

I have mac os 10.6.8 server, and only macs in the network.

 

thanks for any tips.

Mac OS X (10.6.8)
  • Strontium90 Level 4 Level 4 (2,895 points)
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    Feb 21, 2013 6:18 AM (in response to caelou)

    You must use ACLs.  POSIX inheritance was dropped after 10.4.  If you have a folder with existing content, then after applying the ACLs to the root folder (the shared folder), you must propogate permissions.  This function is available under the Gear icon menu.

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