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Old 09-11-2003, 10:19 AM   #1
prowlerxpla
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invisible directory


do you know if exist a software or a trick to have an invisible directory also with the command ls -a (like in windows with tha software hide folder)
thanks ciao
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Old 09-11-2003, 10:50 AM   #2
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you could make the contents of a directory invisible by changing the permissions.
chmod uog-x directory
would disallow anyone, including the owner, from entering the directory or accessing anything inside.
 
  


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