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Date:      Thu, 23 Jan 2014 18:03:28 +0000
From:      RW <rwmaillists@googlemail.com>
To:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   find/fts_read and mountpoints
Message-ID:  <20140123180328.7dd2dc6d@gumby.homeunix.com>

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Could someone elaborate on this:

 http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=33235

I don't see why it isn't considered to be a bug.

The problem is that find(1) (and potentially other things using fts(3))
will fail with a cryptic error message when recursing across a
mountpoint where the underlying directory lacks read and execute
permissions. This happens despite read and execute permissions on the
mounted volume that allow directory listing and traversal.





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