How can i remove a character special file

Shameem Ahamed shameem.ahamed@yahoo.com
Wed Sep 2 05:06:00 GMT 2009


One more update.

When i checked the dmesg, i am getting the below error

sda3: rw=0, want=13717156640, limit=40965750
attempt to access beyond end of device

The file is residing in sda3

Regards,
Shameem



----- Original Message ----
> From: Shameem Ahamed <shameem.ahamed@yahoo.com>
> To: libc-help-help@sourceware.org; libc-help@sourceware.org
> Sent: Wednesday, September 2, 2009 10:28:46 AM
> Subject: How can i remove a character special file
> 
> Hi Friends,
> 
> While doing some work, unknowingly i have created a character special file.
> 
> 
> ls -l test.pm
> c--xrw---- 8236 1629495357 1819488288 32, 103 May 24  2023 test.pm
> 
> 
> I am not able to delete this file using any method. I used the command unlink, 
> system call unlink, and rm 
> 
> But it is giving me, operation not permitted error. I tried to reset the 
> attributes, permission, ownership and still getting the same error.
> 
> Please help me.
> 
> Regards,
> Shameem



      



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