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Re: chown: Function not implemented

I note that there is a bug filed on this now.

Our web publishing scripts use chown and rearrange
symlinks a lot.  Is this somehow `deprecated' and
not to be counted on in which case I'd make my own
/bin/lchown?  chown -h failed same way.


> >>>>> "cfm" == cfm  <cfm@maine.com> writes:
>     cfm> Is this right?  root can not change ownership of a symlink?
> You want lchown. Note that it's only available as a system call.


Christopher F. Miller, Publisher                            cfm@maine.com
MaineStreet Communications, Inc        208 Portland Road, Gray, ME  04039
1.207.657.5078  (MTRF 3-5pm)                        http://www.maine.com/

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