do the following:
as user>nedit dummy_file.txt
[-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 13438 Nov 1
title bar of window shows: dummy_file.txt -
dir/where/it/is/located (read only)
as root>chown user.usergroup dummy_file.txt
title bar has not changed
read only status isn't changeable from within through
usually if one changes the permissions while the user
is the same, this change is reflected in the window title
I guess it should be the same in this case.
I use ...
Sep 30, 2004
Built on: Linux, 386, GNU C
Built at: Oct 1 2004, 15:55:40
With Motif: 2.1.30 [@(#)Motif Version 2.1.30]
Running Motif: 2.1 [unknown]
Server: The XFree86 Project, Inc 40200000
Visual: 24-bit TrueColor (ID 0x23, Default)
under Linux RH7.3
Thanks for this piece of software anyway.