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changing or set an file-attribut from a java-source ?

Posted on 2002-06-05
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is there a way to set or change the attributs of a file
from a java-source ?

if i create a new file from java-source on a sun-system is readable and writeable, but i need it also execuable


thx for any hints

 
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how bout something like this?

import java.io.*;

public class testChMod {

        public static void main(String[] args) {
           try {
                File f = new File ("./test.txt");
                f.createNewFile();

                Runtime rt = Runtime.getRuntime();
                Process p = rt.exec("chmod 777 ./test.txt");
                p.waitFor();
           } catch (Exception e) {
                e.printStackTrace();
           }
        }
}
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No comment has been added lately, so it's time to clean up this TA.

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by:girionis
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 Hello alagor, you should accept bobbit31's answer, since he provided the solution fr you :-)
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by:alagor
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upps , sorry girionis ,
hit the wrong button , i fear

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 Never mind... Please ask a question here: http://www.experts-exchange.com/Community_Support/ for zero points to correct the mistake :-)
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