[OS X Emacs] Can't Find File/Directory
rblove_lists at comcast.net
Sat Nov 7 11:41:11 EST 2020
I used C-x C-f to try and find a file in my Documents directory. As soon as I have specified /Users/rlove/Documents it produces errors on another window.
Debugger entered--Lisp error: (file-error "Opening directory" "Operation not permitted" "/Users/rlove/Documents/")
ido-read-internal(file "Find file: " ido-file-history nil confirm-after-completion nil)
So I remove ido from my .emacs and still have issues.
If I do a ls -l@ I see there are attributes set on the directory, many of them but none seem fatal.
My emacs is:
GNU Emacs 27.1 (build 1, x86_64-apple-darwin18.7.0, NS appkit-1671.60 Version 10.14.6 (Build 18G95))
It’s only emacs that seems to have troubles reading this. From the terminal I can cd and ls that directory easily. vi and other editors can open the file.
How can I get emacs to read the directory? Or what can I change on the directory?
All advice appreciated.
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