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RE: Failing to delete files that is hold by makegroup
- From: "Johan Kruger" <JKR at Nanoteq dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Tue, 26 Aug 2003 08:13:09 +0200
- Subject: RE: Failing to delete files that is hold by makegroup
I am using rm -df <dir>
# file: build_insight/
# owner: jkr
# group: mkgroup_l_d
ls -ld <dir>:
drwxrwxrwx+ 18 jkr mkgroup_ 4096 Aug 21 13:08 build_insight/
I hope that you can help, I am a newbie at this unix stuff.
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From: Igor Pechtchanski [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: 25 August 2003 05:00
To: Johan Kruger
Subject: Re: Failing to delete files that is hold by makegroup
On Mon, 25 Aug 2003, Johan Kruger wrote:
> Please help, on my Windows2000 machine a failed build script has left a
> directory on my machine that I am unable to delete, I have searched the
> internet, tried chmod to no avail, even tried shred. I am in a bit of
> confusion at this stage.
> Johan Kruger
What program do you use to delete directories? What message are you
getting when you try to delete that directory?
If you get "permission denied", what is the output of 'ls -ld <dir>'?
What about 'getfacl <dir>'? Who is the owner of the directory?
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