Subject: Re: Permissions oddity under 1.4_ALPHA
To: Mason Loring Bliss <email@example.com>
From: Gandhi woulda smacked you <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/03/1999 11:00:45
On Mon, 3 May 1999, Mason Loring Bliss wrote:
# Can someone explain the following? If not, I'll send a PR. Oddities abound.
# satserv1-1 /usr/pkg/share/httpd/htdocs$ ls -l | grep programs
# drwx---r-x 3 web web 1536 May 3 10:50 programs
# satserv1-1 /usr/pkg/share/httpd/htdocs$ cd programs
# /bin/ksh: cd: /usr/pkg/share/httpd/htdocs/programs - Permission denied
# satserv1-1 /usr/pkg/share/httpd/htdocs$ whoami
What's "groups" or "id -a" have to say about all this?
# With mode 0755, I can cd into there. With mode 0705, I cannot.
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