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Re: MacOSX 10.0.X Permissions uncorrectly set
From: Andrew Wellington <wellingr () tpgi com au>
Date: Wed, 27 Jun 2001 22:00:54 +1000
At 2:24 AM +0200 26/6/01, kangoo wrote:
Permissions of /Users/yourname/Desktop which show your desktop is
xrwxrwxrwx, allowing every user to read/write on your own Desktop folder.
Fix: chmod 755 or chmod 750 /Users/yourname/Desktop
Apple have been warned long ago and as of 10.0.4 it is stil not fixed.
This is not the permissions on my copy of OS X.
drwx------ 6 andrew staff 264 Jun 25 00:32 Desktop
This is on OS X, installed on the same partition as 9.1 from the 10.0
CD and upgraded to each successive version including 10.0.4 using
Software Update. The drive is HFS+ formatted.
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