Re: chown: Function not implemented
>>>>> "cfm" == cfm <email@example.com> writes:
cfm> I note that there is a bug filed on this now. Our web
cfm> publishing scripts use chown and rearrange symlinks a lot.
cfm> Is this somehow `deprecated' and not to be counted on in
cfm> which case I'd make my own /bin/lchown? chown -h failed same
Why, other than for aesthetic reasons, would you want to change the
ownership of a symlink? Ownership of the link doesn't influence
access to the file the link references, nor does it affet the ability
of non-priviledge users to remove the link.
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