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From Mario Ivankovits <>
Subject Re: [VFS] Deleting read only files
Date Sat, 15 Oct 2005 05:44:27 GMT
Guillermo Vasconcelos wrote:
> I have been using an older version of VFS for a while, and had implemented a "forcedDelete()"
method in AbstractFileObject that skipped the isWriteable() checking in deleteSelf() to allow
"unconditional" deletion.
> Is there an "official" way of deleting read only files?
Indeed this check is wrong - file permission in this case is only half 
the story.
I removed the check.
You should be able to use the next nightly out of the box.


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