Permissions issue

Gerald W. Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Tue Jul 27 17:00:50 GMT 1999

Charles Homan wrote:
> Hmm, what I'm trying to do is a little more complicated 
> than just "this is the furthest down the tree you can go".  
> I want to hide the file names from simple browsing, but 
> still have the ability to read the files if I already
> know the names.  Kind of like the hidden attribute, but 
> without the ability for a non-owner to ever see the file names.
> Can NT do that?  

Under NT, "Bypass traverse checking" is a user right assigned 
in the "User Manager". I do not remember what the default is.
I also do not remember if this right only affect local file system
access or network shares as well.

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at   

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