Reading files in one username From Another

John J. Boyer director at
Sat Jul 31 12:14:27 UTC 2004


thanks. It worked, and it makes sense. 


On Sat, 31 Jul 2004, Guy Abandon. wrote:

> You need to set 777 on their host directory too surely.
> GA!
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "John J. Boyer" <director at>
> To: <blinux-list at>
> Sent: Saturday, July 31, 2004 6:11 AM
> Subject: Reading files in one username From Another
> For my xml2brl program, I need to read xml files on one user name, where I 
> receive mail, from another username, where I do software development. I've 
> set the mode on the files to 666, but when I try to read them from the 
> second username 
> I get a permission-denied message. What else do i have to do?
> Thanks,

John J. Boyer; Executive Director, Chief Software Developer
Computers to Help People, Inc.
825 East Johnson; Madison, WI 53703

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