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Re: rm bug?
jnemeth%cue.bc.ca@localhost (John Nemeth) writes:
> The simple explanation is, if you can't read the directory,
>you can't find out what is in it in order to iterate over the
>contents in order to empty the directory. Remember that "x" only
>allows you to enter the directory. If you know the name of the
>item you want, then you can access it. But, if you want to get a
>listing of what is in a directory, then you need "r".
It could still try rmdir(2), even if it cannot read the directory.
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