Re: [BUG] directory renaming/removal

From: Marko Kreen (
Date: Fri Feb 02 2001 - 08:48:05 EST

I must say that I dont know what the standards say, but...

On Fri, Feb 02, 2001 at 01:28:28PM +0000, David Howells wrote:
> (1) Linux can't rename directories that are marked as read-only. This is
> strange because the directories actually being modified _do_ have write
> permission.

Kernel cant change the ".." entry?

> (2) You can _remove_ a read-only directory.

Kernel dont need to change the ".." entry?


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