How to determine that if a folder is empty?

David Cuthbert dacut at
Mon Aug 8 19:04:38 CEST 2005

Mike Meyer wrote:
> Just out of curiosity, is there an OS out there where you can have the
> permissions needed to delete a directory without having the
> permissions needed to create it appropriately?

Not an OS, but AFS has a wider set of permissions (RLIDWKA - which, if I 
remember correctly, are read, look, index, delete, write, lock, 

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