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Re: "cannot change mode of file"?

From: Paul D. Smith
Subject: Re: "cannot change mode of file"?
Date: Tue, 20 Feb 2001 14:06:05 -0500

%% address@hidden (Larry Jones) writes:

  lj> That's exatly what it means: chmod() on the file failed with errno set
  lj> to EPERM which, according to the man pages on my system, means that:

  lj> Did you not own the files you were committing?

No, but I am a member of the ... group ... hmm ...

Oh, never mind.  Damn.  My bad.

I checked out this workspace, then afterwards there were some changes to
the system which I see now has caused this workspace to not be valid
anymore (this user is now in a different group).  Argh; I'll recreate
the workspace.

Thanks :(.

 Paul D. Smith <address@hidden>    HASMAT--HA Software Methods & Tools
 "Please remain calm...I may be mad, but I am a professional." --Mad Scientist
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