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Old 06-25-2010, 09:48 AM   #1
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Hi friends,

I am getting '+'symbol (-rw-r-----+) while viewing the file permission of exim_mainlog files.

Please let me know the reason for this '+' symbol.

-rw-r-----+ 1 mailnull mail 648448492 Jun 25 10:27 exim_mainlog

Old 06-25-2010, 12:28 PM   #2
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A '+' symbol after the file permissions indicates the file has a ACL.(file access control lists)
Old 06-26-2010, 06:53 AM   #3
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Hi Repo,

Thanks a lot for your timely response...!!! It is really helped me to learn this thing..

Best Regards,



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