Hi,

At Sat, 23 Aug 2008 04:35:50 +0900,
Anonymous wrote in [ruby-core:18369]:
> On linux systems you can write:
> 
> File.chmod( 999999, 'test.txt' )
> 
> and no exception is thrown

No reason to deny it, as long as the system allows it.

-- 
Nobu Nakada