Subject: Re: chown -RL and -h.
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: enami tsugutomo <email@example.com>
Date: 08/10/2000 11:52:22
Greywolf <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Before you guys jump off your cliff, there, can you enlighten me as to
> why chmod should be changing ownerships in the first place? :-)
> [did the code to allow different permissions on symlinks than on their
> targets ever get implemented? I haven't played with it :-)]
Yes, it has own attributes including mode bits (though the mode bits
aren't used by default).