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Old 08-03-2013, 12:42 PM   #1
rcmonroig
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Question Another directory access question


The mode for /home/max/info is
drwx --- --x

There are two files in the info directory
-rw- --- --- financials
and
-rw- r-- r-- notes

Again, logging in as Zach I should be able to list the info on these files as long as I specify the file names:
ls -l /home/max/info/financial /home/max/info/notes
should list these files:
-rw- --- --- max oubs financials
-rw- r-- r-- max pubs notes

the parent directory modes are:
/home drwx r-x r-x
/home/max drwx r-x r-x
/home/max/info drwx --- --x

The command
ls -l /home/max/info/financial /home/max/info/notes
results in permission denied
I should be allowed to do this as long as /home/max/info has execute access.
Any suggestions greatly appreiated

Last edited by rcmonroig; 08-03-2013 at 12:45 PM.
 
Old 08-03-2013, 12:54 PM   #2
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never mind I just answered my own question. Thanks anyway!
 
  


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