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Don't forget locks...
Authored by: robzed on May 29, '02 06:07:23PM

So I get this undeletable file.

Finder is telling me something about not having sufficent privileges.

I sigh.

- Go into terminal and do this old sudo rm filename. Nope, that doesn't work.
- Log in as root, and try to delete it. Still doesn't work.
- Go into terminal. Change the file permissions to allow anyone to delete it. Still won't go.
- Try a few other things. Won't let me move it or anything.
- So, I'm sitting there stumped, when I notice something about the corner of the icon. I have my icons smallish. Hmmm. Suddenly it dawns on me. Go into Get File info, and sure enough ... the file is locked. Uncheck the box, and all is fine.

Just goes to prove, no matter how smart you think you are, even the simplest things can catch you up.



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