Permissions problem in Jaunty.

Steven Vollom stevenvollom at
Sun Apr 26 23:32:17 UTC 2009

On Saturday 25 April 2009 07:04:33 pm Ric Moore wrote:
> On Fri, 2009-04-24 at 08:23 +0200, Nils Kassube wrote:
> >  If you
> > want total freedom for each user on your machine to do with the file
> > system whatever he pleases, we are back in the time of CP/M or DOS. I
> > don't think many users would vote for those systems.
> I had a collection of Multiple machines/terminals running/using cp/m and
> used mp/m on the central server, which was secure with regards to the
> diff between admin and users. I had several Televideo 1608 series mp/m
> servers. Primitve, but good file security. Same with DrDOS. They did
> what they did real well. A 64bit cp/m would be cool! Imagine tossing
> gigs of memory to it! SuperCalc would scream. <chuckles> Ric
> --
> My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
> "There are two Great Sins in the world...
> ..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
> Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.
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I will get used to the better way, I just don't have the same security issues 
as the average user.  Actually, I want to know and use the better way, as well 
as understand why.  Thanks all.


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