Unknown owner,group,permissions,etc.

Matthew Kuiken matt.kuiken at verizon.net
Mon Jun 12 15:45:22 UTC 2006

Alan McKinnon wrote:
> On Monday 12 June 2006 04:18, Matthew Kuiken wrote:
>> I believe that directories need to be executable in order to be
>> read/traversed.  Please correct me if I'm wrong.
> Almost right. You must have read permissions to list the contents of 
> the directory, i.e. perform an ls <dirname>
> You need execute permissions to move into it, i.e. perform cd 
> <dirname>
Thank you for the clarification.  I learned something new!  :)


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