[OpenAFS] directories in afs have "owners"?

Adam Megacz megacz@cs.berkeley.edu
Sun, 18 Dec 2005 16:49:44 -0800

Hrm, this is strange.  I thought there was no concept of
file/directory "ownership" in AFS (only "a" rights as a

But I was reading through the user guide and came across this:


What does "...you own the directory..." mean?  This can't possibly be
the faked-up UNIX owner uid -- those don't match up with PTS ids.  But
if that isn't the case, how do I display and modify this extra
"ownership" attribute on a directory?


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