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From Dean Gaudet <dgau...@arctic.org>
Subject Re: PR#722 - "symlinksifownerorrootmatch"
Date Mon, 21 Jul 1997 07:06:08 GMT
It's not just solaris that has this behaviour.  It's any unix whose
chown() follows symlinks.  I believe this includes most of the SysVr4
derivates... dunno about BSD.  It isn't a problem on linux. 

But yeah let's not add it. 

Dean

On Mon, 21 Jul 1997, Brian Behlendorf wrote:

> Ugh.  I am tempted to say we're not interested in working around 
> big glaring bugs in Sun's "ufsrestore" program.  Also, he seems to
> misunderstand that the "owner" in the "symlinksifownermatch" is the
> owner of the target, not the owner of the symlink itself.  Mind if I reply
> with a "sorry" message?
> 
> 	Brian
> 
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