[SATLUG] Undelete-able files...

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Sun Apr 6 01:11:40 CDT 2008

John Pappas wrote:
> Hey All,
> I have run into an odd issue.  Is there a way a user could create
> files/directories that they then cannot delete?  Extended ACLs are not
> enabled (AFAICT) and user.group are correct for said user, and permissions
> are 777.

Check the immutable bit.

See the man pages for lsattr and chattr.

   -- Bruce

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