Re: Rogue Directory
On 09/05/2007 12:03 PM, Hal Vaughan wrote:
> Yesterday I created a new directory on my workstation so I could mount a
> few NFS mounts on it. As root, I typed "mkdir /thresh" and it worked,
> or seemed to. I realize I didn't actually list it, I just tried
> mounting the imported filesystems on it and it worked. Now when I list
> it, I get:
> ?--------- ? ? ? ? ? /thresh
This appears that your created or possibly the mounted a directory has
some odd permissions - e.g.:
$ mkdir -m600 foo
$ ls -la foo/
?--------- ? ? ? ? ? foo/.
?--------- ? ? ? ? ? foo/..
> What can I do to either delete it (the only data in it is mounted from
> other systems) or make it usable?
Try unmounting your NFS share and checking permissions/UMASK on both sides.