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    SubjectRe: nfs insecure_locks / Tru64 behaviour
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    On Thu, 2005-12-22 at 20:39 -0500, Ron Peterson wrote:
    > > As for your problem accessing files in the directory
    > >
    > > drwxr-x--- 2 root system 4096 Dec 22 08:22 d/
    > >
    > > as an unprivileged user on group 'kmw', the solution is obvious:
    > >
    > > 'chgrp kmw d'
    > >
    > > or
    > >
    > > chmod a+x d
    >
    > That's exactly the problem. The first obvious solution doesn't work.
    > Your second solution does. The directory must have the execute bit set
    > for other, or the the file cannot be edited, no matter who owns the
    > directory (unless the owner/group is nobody/nogroup).

    Why wouldn't the chgrp solution work? Isn't /etc/groups on the client
    and server in sync?

    Cheers,
    Trond

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