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Re: chmod not working on Win98
On Mon, Mar 10, 2003 at 09:34:36AM -0500, Jason Tishler wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 08, 2003 at 10:18:29PM +0800, Greg Matheson wrote:
> > When I installed fetchmail-220.127.116.11, fetchmail started refusing to
> > use my .fetchmailrc. I think the requirement that permissions be
> > 600 on it is new.
> No, I've been patching fetchmail to skip this permissions check due to
> the following:
> However, the corresponding fetchmail code changed between 6.2.1 and
> 6.2.2. Hence, I needed to refresh my patch because the old one would
> no longer apply cleanly. Maybe I got it wrong?
I just tried fetchmail after performing the following:
$ chmod 777 ~/.fetchmailrc
and fetchmail started successfully. So, AFAICT, my refreshed patch
seems to be OK. Maybe a different (i.e., new) check is failing?
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