[TUHS] History of chown semantics

Cyrille Lefevre cyrille.lefevre-lists at laposte.net
Fri Jan 10 08:57:49 AEST 2014

Le 09/01/2014 11:59, Tim Bradshaw a écrit :
> I recently had a significant surprise when I discovered that on HP-UX ordinary users can still give away files. Various of us who remember fairly old Unixes then sat around trying to remember which systems had this and where it came from: getting it almost entirely wrong, it turns out.


forgot that HP-UX enable chown by default if /etc/privgroup doesn't 
exists..., but the following page document this well :



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