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From: Richard Jones <rich@a...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Unix.chmod => what codes for what mode?!
On Fri, Apr 23, 2004 at 07:16:34PM +0200, Oliver Bandel wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> The Unix.chmod function is bad documented.
> 
> Seems that I have to try out all possible values
> and check the results with the command line tools?
> 
> 
> Or is there any possibility to predict it's behaviour?!

Almost certainly you're not using octal numbers right.  The format
for octal numbers in OCaml is different from C, for example:

Unix.chmod filename 0o755

would have the same effect as:

% chmod 755 filename

Rich.

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