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From Stuti Awasthi <stutiawas...@hcl.com>
Subject RE: Apply ACL on file level in Hadoop Cluster
Date Wed, 18 Jan 2012 12:55:12 GMT
Thanks Alex,
Yes, I wanted to apply ACL's on every file/directory created on HDFS. Is there absolutely
no way to achieve that either by conf files or on mounted drive ??

-----Original Message-----
From: alo alt [mailto:wget.null@googlemail.com] 
Sent: Wednesday, January 18, 2012 6:13 PM
To: hdfs-user@hadoop.apache.org
Subject: Re: Apply ACL on file level in Hadoop Cluster


HDFS does not support ACL's, I assume you mean ACL per file / directory / dataset? I know
only Accumulo (http://wiki.apache.org/incubator/AccumuloProposal) which is supporting that.

- Alex 

Alexander Lorenz

On Jan 18, 2012, at 1:25 PM, Stuti Awasthi wrote:

> Hi All,
> I wanted to apply ACL on per file level in Hadoop Cluster i.e. I want to apply ACL's
on every file which is present in Hadoop Cluster.
> I tried mounting HDFS using fuse_dfs , that works fine. Now HDFS is a 
> mounted drive I thought it is easy to apply ACL as we do on normal 
> directory in Linux but I was wrong. I think FUSE does not support ACL
> How can I achieve that? It can work any way for me either by configuration file setting
or applying ACL on mounted drive.
> Regards,
> Stuti Awasthi
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