[Unix-jun72] File ownerships
newsham at lava.net
Wed May 7 03:13:21 AEST 2008
> Now, I know that ken worked on the Fortran compiler, Joe Ossanna (jfo)
> wrote roff, and in V6 & V7, ken had uid 6 and dmr had uid 7. So I
> propose the following:
> - add ken == 6, dmr == 7, jfo == 4 to /etc/passwd and /etc/uids, as
> new files in fs/new. Thus jfo will own /bin/roff and ken will own
> - modify the permissions file so that the Fortran files which are
> uid 28 become uid 6 == ken.
> Sound reasonable?
I don't mind some files being left "unowned", but if you're fairly
sure that the new ownership assignments reflected reality I'm not
opposed to having them changed in our patched system.
More information about the TUHS