Subject: Re: Permissions on directories.
To: John F. Woods <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Curt Sampson <email@example.com>
Date: 10/20/1998 14:55:37
On Tue, 20 Oct 1998, John F. Woods wrote:
> Of course, you realize that the instant you install a "no
> subdirectories in /tmp" feature, someone will complain that they have
> an archive with a dozen or so small files that they can't unpack in
I doubt you'd see complaints like this. By the time they've discovered
they can't run X or ssh, and the network server won't let them do
a CVS update anyway, they'll have given up. :-)
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