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Re: Windows10 with MSYS2 shell: Can't erase directories from Emacs' git
Re: Windows10 with MSYS2 shell: Can't erase directories from Emacs' git repo tree
Wed, 10 Nov 2021 05:25:58 +0200
> From: "H. Dieter Wilhelm" <email@example.com>
> Date: Tue, 09 Nov 2021 22:27:42 +0100
> I created a git clone of the sources, added some worktrees, changed the
> contents of one file. And decided to start anew but now I can't delete
> all folders of the repo, Windows says I would need admin rights to
> remove the remaining folders! (The files in the tree are gone but not
> all folders.) When I'm looking at the properties of the remaining
> folders it says they are all write protected and nobody is allowed to
> remove the folders! It seems the only thing I can do it to rename these
> Is this a known problem with Windows10?
No. But you didn't describe what you tried to do in enough detail to
understand what could be the problem in your case. Please add a more
detailed description, including which folders cause the problem.
Also, what is your Windows user? is it, per chance, Administrator?
What does Emacs say about the owner and the group of those problematic