Liam J. Foy
liamfoy at sepulcrum.org
Sun Sep 26 12:20:52 PDT 2004
On Sun, 26 Sep 2004 12:13:55 -0700 (PDT)
Matthew Dillon <dillon at xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> :man sticky's BUGS section says mkdir can't create sticky folders, which
> :is wrong.
> :Is this list intended for such observations?
> :/Jonas Sundström. www.kirilla.com
> It turns out that mkdir(2) (the system call, not /bin/mkdir) in fact
> cannot create directories with the sticky bit set. So the manual page
> is a bit obtuse but correct. I will clarify the manual page.
It cleary shows mkdir(2). Something like:
Neither the open(2) or mkdir(2) system call will create a file with the sticky bit set.
Easy to become confused though:)
> Matthew Dillon
> <dillon at xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
-Liam J. Foy
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