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Re: [SLE] Konqueror doesn't allow me to delete a file I have full rights to
  • From: Pieter Hulshoff <phulshof@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 6 Sep 2005 11:38:55 +0200
  • Message-id: <20050906093855.GA29351@xxxxxxxxx>
On Tue, Sep 06, 2005 at 03:01:45PM +0530, Shriramana Sharma wrote:
> Please see:
> which is a screenshot I uploaded upon the bizarre phenomenon in which
> Konqueror says that I cannot delete a file which I am the owner of. See the
> owner column - I am samjnaa. It is a file on my Windows partition (soon to be
> extinct...)
> Please advise me what to do? SuSE 9.3, KDE 3.42, Pentium 4, 80 GB HDD.

If I remember correctly, file ownership and permissions are irrelevant
for the removal of files; directory permissions are important. In any
case: Can you remove _any_ files from your windows partition?


Pieter Hulshoff

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