#724 closed defect (fixed)

unlink does not yet work for DOSFS

Reported by: thomas.doerfler Owned by: Jennifer Averett
Priority: highest Milestone: 2
Component: fs Version: 4.7
Severity: critical Keywords:
Cc: bugs@…, joel.sherrill@… Blocked By:


The unlink call to erase files does not work with DOSFS. The reason is, that unlink tries to check write permissions of the parent directory, but DOSFS does not support to walk back to the parent directory from a file.

4.6.x, 4.7

all with DOSFS support

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed on Aug 19, 2005 at 3:46:26 PM by Joel Sherrill

Status: assignedclosed

State-Changed-From-To: open->closed
State-Changed-Why: Dupe of PR745 which was recently closed.

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