Subject: Re: Permissions oddity under 1.4_ALPHA
To: Takahiro Kambe <email@example.com>
From: Mason Loring Bliss <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/03/1999 13:35:38
On Tue, May 04, 1999 at 02:07:48AM +0900, Takahiro Kambe wrote:
> Perhaps, you are a member of `web' group and you aren't the owner of the
> file, so permission is checked for group and never checked for others.
> This is quite natural on UNIX environment.
On Mon, May 03, 1999 at 01:07:53PM -0400, Aidan Cully wrote:
> You're in group 'web', aren't you? If you're in the file's group, the
> 'other' permission bits are ignored.
And thus I learn something new. :)
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