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From:
Brandon Allbery
Date:
September 29, 2017 03:23
Subject:
Re: chown?
Message ID:
CAKFCL4X3U=Oied4C3c=HySbabXq7s0H2LsKRMA+Xg=JhQ6OqmQ@mail.gmail.com
On Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 11:15 PM, ToddAndMargo <ToddAndMargo@zoho.com>
wrote:

> I wonder why they did not "banish" (sound so harsh) chmod?
>

Basic file permissions are actually relatively similar. Windows (and OS X!
see chmod(1)) integrate ACL support, but there's still a reasonably common
core that doesn't run into key differences. ACL support is what goes into
the ecosystem, as a result.

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