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Folders turned into Unix Executable Files?


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I did.
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You forgot again to put a space between the ls -ld and the file path.

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Okay now (that I've finally got it right, sorry about that) it says -rwxr-xr-x 1 (my user name) staff 84 Sep 25 2009 and then the file path
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If those files were recognized as directories, the first dash would be a "d". In other words, you'd see the following: drwxr-xr-x. Thus, those directories aren't actually seen as directories. To the best of my knowledge (I'll let someone chip in if there's a solution), you can't convert files to directories.

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In terminal in the proper directory.
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less Documents
What comes back?
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documents is a directory
(file path) may be a binary file. See it anyway?

That's what I get.
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