Thomas Vogels <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Mon, 22 Nov 1999 12:18:47 -0500
Martin Maechler <email@example.com> writes:
Martin> tar tfvz R-0.90.0.tgz
Martin> lists most files with permissions
One reason you may get these warnings is when you try this in AFS
land (maybe also with NFS). As far as I can tell, AFS doesn't allow
the set-gid bit and it wouldn't make much sense anyway for AFS.
So I'm not surprised that some people see a different behavior between
local untaring and untaring on a mounted disk.
Hmm, the odd thing may be that I usually see the set-gid bit only for
directories (where it's "standard" to have them for a Linux box).
mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org (Tom Vogels) Tel: (412) 268-6638 FAX: -3204
r-devel mailing list -- Read http://www.ci.tuwien.ac.at/~hornik/R/R-FAQ.html
Send "info", "help", or "[un]subscribe"
(in the "body", not the subject !) To: email@example.com