Linux ACL-Observer

A small program that observes ACL directories and set permissions for moved files as defined in parent directory (uses the default ACL settings)


  1. Download and extract or use git to get the program files
  2. In the file “” you define the directories to observe (variable WATCH_DIRS)
  3. Run the program via “”

Important: The code base is quite messy now but it should work for now. For any improvements leave a comment.

Bitbucket repo:

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