Subject: Re: Permissions oddity under 1.4_ALPHA
To: Mason Loring Bliss <email@example.com>
From: Andy Doran <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/03/1999 17:12:31
Methinks you are a member of the web group, hance Mr. Other's permissions
have little to do with you.
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
> With mode 0755, I can cd into there. With mode 0705, I cannot.
> Mason Loring Bliss (( "In the drowsy dark cave of the mind dreams
> email@example.com )) build their nest with fragments dropped
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