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Old 11-21-2001, 03:02 PM   #1
Registered: Jul 2001
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Distribution: RedHat v7.3, OpenBSD 3.3, FreeBSD 5.0
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chattr usage

Can someone explain the most common/useful application of the 'chattr' command? I read the man page and get the options, but where would it be really useful?

I also saw reference to ftp with chattr - when is that useful, in regards to ftp?


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