Subject: Re: Permissions on directories.
To: Shyeah right. What am I gonna do with a gun rack? <email@example.com>
From: Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/20/1998 07:58:10
On Mon, 19 Oct 1998, Shyeah right. What am I gonna do with a gun rack? wrote:
: - setgid on a directory supposedly makes any file/directory
: creation inherit the gid of the directory in which it is
: created, otherwise it (supposedly) inherits the gid of the
: process which created it.
...Yet BSD gives the "setgid" behavior _all_ the time. I'd certainly perfer
this to be an option, as SVR4's method of using the real user's gid sounds
more sane to me.
-- Todd Vierling (Personal email@example.com; Bus. firstname.lastname@example.org)