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Old 06-25-2010, 10:49 AM   #1
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Smile why + symbol is showing while viewing exim_maillog permissions ??

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, 12:25 PM   #2
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Access control lists

The “+” symbol

For files that have a default ACL or an access ACL that contains more than the three required ACL entries, the ls(1) utility in the long form produced by ls -l displays a plus sign ( + after the permission string.
Old 06-26-2010, 07:49 AM   #3
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Hi Smoker,

Thanks a lot for your timely response...!!!

Best Regards,



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