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Re: Removing bogus files -- HELP!



On Sat, 8 Jun 2002, Stephen C. Tweedie wrote:

> Hi,
>
> On Sat, Jun 08, 2002 at 01:23:48PM +0200, Michael Renner wrote:
>
> > Most likely these files collected some strange attributes while getting
> > corrupted, a "chattr -ASacdistu <file>" should make them deletable; with
> > "lsattr <file>" you can check if they've got any additional attributes
> > set.
>
> Only the append-only "-a" and immutable "-i" attributes would have the
> effect of preventing root from removing the file.

Yeah, i've just pasted all "possible" flags from the chattr manpage, now
after reading up on their meanings i realized that. Thanks for pointing
that out.

best regards,
Michael Renner





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