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Re: Locked Dirs



It has come down to having to deleting it from debugfs, could someone let me 
in on how to delete a particular inode from the disk this way.

On Tuesday 03 December 2002 4:36 pm, you wrote:
> Not an ext3 issue, so I'm replying off-list...
>
> If you haven't tracked down the problem yet, there are several ways to
> delete misnamed files.
>
> Drop to console, and do 'rm -i *', this will prompt you before deleting.
> Just say Y to the one you want to delete. If there are too many, maybe 'rm
> -i *hxc*', which will narrow down the list for you.
>
> If all else fails, you can always do 'ls -ai', note the inode number of the
> file, and delete it from debugfs, but it should never come to that.
>
> At 03:25 PM 12/3/2002 -0800, you wrote:
> >Hey there I recently downloaded a folder off an ftp that had [hxc] as the
> >bwginning name of thr dir, now it says it's locked when I try to delete it
> > in KDE. when I try to rm -f in a console it says it doesn't exist, I
> > can't move it, delete it , or change anything about it. When I output a
> > ls -la to a txt it says this about it "drwxr-xr-x    2 root     root     
> >    4096 Dec  2 10:18 [hXc] Falling Cycle -
> >2002 - Conflict" and when I just pull a ls -la in the console it shows up
> >  with "?[hxc]? blah blah blah" the question marks, I don't get it. Could
> >  someone lemme know how dumb I am I would appreciate it, as long as you
> > tell me how to get rid of it to ;)  Thanks everyone.
> >
> >
> >
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