[SATLUG] Questions about Questions Update

Louis Ridgway onegoose at ktc.com
Tue Feb 26 13:58:41 CST 2008


On Tue, 2008-02-26 at 10:32 -0600, herb cee wrote:

> 
> So my learn for the first day was how to fix a broken linux file-system, 
> then how to get permissions squared.   I cured the problem by using the 
> Live CD and setting up the LAN first to get useful URLs available from 
> the other box, then learned about gparted so from there it was a snap. 
> un-mounting and running check on the partitions only took few minutes 
> and got a clean bill. The test box then booted right up. So now I have 
> learned some about permissions and how to set all files permissions that 
> I want to copy to the playpen.  I now can.

> herb

I too am having problems in ubuntu with permissions.  For some reason I
can not change any permissions from the terminal that are in files below
my home file.  Any thoughts would be appreciated.

Thanks

Louis Ridgway



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