[Win32utils-devel] File.owned? custom implementation

Heesob Park phasis at gmail.com
Mon Dec 31 00:55:32 UTC 2012


2012/12/31 Daniel Berger <djberg96 at gmail.com>:
> Hi,
>>> I think I have a working File.owner and File.chown implementation now
>>> in github. The only odd thing is that the explorer pop-up properties
>>> window doesn't seem to reflect the ownership change (in the "details"
>>> tab), but a "dir /q" on the command line does show it, as does the
>>> File.owner method. Perhaps I did something wrong?
>> I added SE_CHANGE_NOTIFY_NAME privilege to notify to the explorer.
> I tried with your patch, but it still doesn't seem to show the change.
> Windows 7, BTW.
I confirmed the ownership change on Windows 7 explore.

You must reopen properties window.
Refer to this help message:
"If you have just taken ownership of this object, you will need to
close and reopen this object’s properties before you can view or
change permissions."


Park Heesob

More information about the win32utils-devel mailing list