At 12:40 PM 2/23/2005, you wrote:
>>The data on that PC were restored from CD after an hard
>>disk crash, and all files were set read only,
>>for what reason ever.
>That is a "feature" of Windows (at least of the Explorer).
>It doesn't matter how (regarding their attributes) the files
>were stored on the CD, after copying them back to the disk they are
Yes, your mention of "CD" should have reminded me that Explorer sets all files copied from a CD to read-only mode.
Of course, these problems only occur for "gui wimps" that use Explorer. Real men (and women) that use the command prompt "copy" command won't have these problems. ;-))