[Vorbis-dev] vorbiscomment not respecting file permissions
msmith at xiph.org
Mon Dec 6 15:49:59 PST 2004
On Wednesday 01 December 2004 21:39, blenda at handgranat.org wrote:
> vorbiscomment modifies files that aren't writable (r--r--r--). I
> guess that isn't proper behaviour.
If they're not writable, vorbiscomment can't do that. However, if you only
give one filename, and the _directory_ is writable, vorbiscomment will
replace the old file with the new one, once it's re-written everything.
I can see why this behaviour wouldn't be entirely desirable - patches welcome!
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