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I use last ZFS (ZFS for Linux) on the CentOS 6. Create successfully pool, all working fine. But i have one question.

How i can set ACL for ZFS folder/file? GNU ls, chmod, and other coreutils not support(?) it.

On the Solaris/OpenSolaris/OpenIndiana/Nexenta i use

/usr/bin/chmod \ A=owner@:rwxpdDaARWcCos:fd-----:allow,group@:rwxpdDaARWcCos:fd-----:allow,everyone@:rwxpdDaARWcCos:fd-----:deny /ZFS/FOLDER/

What i must use for CentOS linux?

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You can't do this for now. This is stated in the admin guide:

Currently, ACLs are not functioning in ZFS on Linux as of 0.6.0-rc13.

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