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Re: permission denied on owned files

On Wed, Oct 06, 1999 at 02:02:57PM +0000, Dale Scheetz wrote:
> Something else strange just happened during an autobuild pass. All of the
> subdirectories in my build tree have suddenly become inaccessable to the
> build user, who owns all the files and directories. Here is what I get:
> drw-rw-r--   2 build    build        1024 Sep 19 12:06 lists
> drw-rw-r--   2 build    build        1024 Oct  5 16:04 logs

> $ ls -l ../
> total 4
> drwxrwxr-x   7 build    build        1024 Oct  5 15:56 build

Note the missing +x permissions on the directory.  You need +x
permissions to be able to cd into the directory.

It sounds like autobuild is doing some recursive chmod'n that it
shouldn't be.

Ryan Murray (rmurray@cyberhqz.com, rmurray@glenayre.com)
Software Designer, Glenayre Technologies Inc.
The opinions expressed here are my own.

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