[jp] Cannot delete/home/bob/.jpilot/Backup/Archive_2003-xx-xxfiles, J-Pilot 0.99

Jason Day jasonday at worldnet.att.net
Fri Mar 21 23:29:38 EST 2003


On Fri, Mar 21, 2003 at 06:16:22PM -0700, Bob Collins wrote:
[sip]
> bob at linux:~/.jpilot/Backup> rm -rf 'Archive_2003-01-03 at 15:22:16/'
> rm: cannot remove `Archive_2003-01-03 at 15:22:16/AddressStatesDB.pdb':
> Permission denied

This looks like an ownership problem; for some reason, the file
AddressStatesDB.pdb isn't owned by you.  But...

[snip]
> bob at linux:~/.jpilot/Backup> cd Archive_2003-01-03\@15\:22\:16/
> bob at linux:~/.jpilot/Backup/Archive_2003-01-03 at 15:22:16> ls
> ls: AddressStatesDB.pdb: Permission denied

I'm not sure what would cause this.  Can you do a full listing of this
directory (ls -la) as root?  If you don't have root, what does a full
listing as your normal user look like?

Jason
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