Access Control: take them from Novell Netware
Posted Nov 18, 2010 13:55 UTC (Thu) by mpr22
In reply to: Access Control: take them from Novell Netware
Parent article: Ghosts of Unix past, part 3: Unfixable designs
And it brings the feature "you see the share, but clicking on it tells you you can't access it". Again it's the implementation that's wrong: If I have no right on it anyway, don't display it. Seems to be a lazyness of programmers to have chosen this way.
/bin/ls lists the names of directories not owned by the user it's running as whose access control mode is 0700 (user rwx, all others forbidden).
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