[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Kernel 3.14.x bug? rm, mv root-owned files

On Thu, 5 Jun 2014, Bob Proulx wrote:
jimmy wrote:
Could anyone verify this "bug" I ran into, please?  I don't know for
sure if it is the new kernel, or any combination of various packages
(pam, rm, mv...).

I see no bug here.

OP, your experiments uncover an important feature of directory
ownership: the "get off my lawn" property.

What would lawn-ownership even mean, if you couldn't kick
stuff/solicitors/dogs off of it, call them funny names, etc?


Reply to: