There is a directory created by root, and I am not root user. But I am not able to do a cd into that directory in spite of having execute permission for others. Why so? Has the write permission on others has anything to do here?
>$ ls -l drwxrwxrwx 8 root root 4096 Aug 10 2010 abc/ >$ cd abc -ksh: cd: abc: [Permission denied] >$
It is a mount point. From the mount command, I see NFS.