Override prompt when deleting a file

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org
Fri Nov 18 14:51:27 GMT 2005

Robert Ftizpatrick <robert at webtent.com> writes:

> I'm logged in to my FreeBSD 5.2.1 box as 'admin' via ssh, why would I
> receive this override prompt?
> -bash-2.05b$ ls -la massage.xls
> -rw-r--r--  1 admin  admin  4463104 Aug 29 17:25 massage.xls
> -bash-2.05b$ rm massage.xls
> override rw-r--r--  admin/admin for massage.xls?

Check the permissions on the directory?

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