[OS X TeX] All TeX files are locked!

Maxwell, Adam R adam.maxwell at pnl.gov
Wed Jul 29 20:09:13 EDT 2009

On 07/29/09 17:05, "David Watson" <dewatson at me.com> wrote:

> Perhaps someone opened "Get Info" for a certain folder, changed the
> permissions for "everyone" and then clicked on the gear at the bottom of the
> window, and then selected "Apply to enclosed items".

Note that if you restore manually from a Time Machine backup, you also end
up with an ACL that prevents saving files, although you can open them.  You
can't get rid of it from the Finder, either.

It's odd that so many of those files/folders have world write
permission...that's a security problem.

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