On Thursday 21 February 2008 20:32:37 Andrew Bradford wrote: > Erik Norgaard escribió: > > I assume the reasoning for this is you want to preserve permissions > > and attributes on your backup, so you can't solve this simply by > > setting permissions appropriately. > > Yes, exactly. Users need to be able to see their own backups, and > nobody else's.
Isn't this what acl's are for? See setfacl(8). I haven't looked into it in great detail but seems to me that if you make a subdir owned by the user for each backup root for that user and set the acl to only be accessible by user, it should work. -- Mel _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"