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Re: File permission confusion [Debian 9.1 with MATE]

On Tue, Jan 02, 2018 at 09:21:30AM -0500, Greg Wooledge wrote:
On Mon, Jan 01, 2018 at 01:29:46PM -0500, Michael Stone wrote:
There is nothing a user can do to *prevent* himself from destroying his own

Actually, there is.  It's called making a backup.

No, that potentially allows him to get the files back after destroying them. Assuming the backup is good.

Mike Stone