Access Control ListEdit

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Mac OS X

To show existing ACLs on an entity, e.g foo:

$ ls -le foo

To add an item to the ACL for foo:

$ chmod +a 'username:allow read,write' foo

For a full list of possible perimissions, see the Mac OS X chmod man page.

For a concerete example of setting up ACLs on Mac OS X, see "Installing nginx 0.8.54 on Mac OS X 10.6.6 Snow Leopard".


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