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Viewing file flags.
Authored by: misaka on Jul 10, '01 08:39:31PM
I thought I might point out that you can view file's flags with the command ls -lo. Here's a sample of the output:

-rw-r--r-- 1 misaka staff uchg 233663 Jun 22 14:26 fink-0.2.1-full.tar.gz
-rw-r--r-- 1 misaka staff - 719064 Jul 1 15:37 Snoopy.sit
-rw-r--r-- 1 misaka staff - 3952640 Jun 25 22:32 xvnc_3.3.3r2_macosx.tar

The 5th column, between the user/group info and the file size, is the flags, you can see that the fink tarball has the 'uchg' flag set.


-- Mishka


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