[SATLUG] chown prob

redpill toddwbucy at grandecom.net
Thu Jun 24 20:42:35 CDT 2010


np Herb.  Although I do have to say that I am shocked that my error went
unnoticed for almost three whole hours.  I guess if your gonna make a
mistake on this list do it during dinner hours. lol
Todd

On Thu, 2010-06-24 at 20:35 -0500, herb cee wrote:
> On 06/24/2010 08:05 PM, redpill wrote:
> > err sorry for the typo thats supposed to be sudo chown userid:groupid
> > ~/.ICEauthority. That said if your userid is herb then the groupid
> > should be herb, for buntu systems that is.
> >
> > Todd
> >
> > On Thu, 2010-06-24 at 17:29 -0500, redpill wrote:
> >    
> >> I have had the same thing happen to my buntu system from time to time.
> >> what i ussually do is the following
> >> sudo chown userid:userid ~/.ICEauthority.
> >> the logout and in again
> >>
> >> if that dosent work then just
> >> sudo rm .ICEauthority
> >> logout log back in.  Gnome will recreate the ICE authority file if it
> >> isnt there.
> >>
> >> also the reason why you cant create a file in the .gvfs folder is
> >> because that is reserved for mounting your  samba shares and the like.
> >>
> >> Todd
> >>
> >>      
> >
> >    
> Thanks Robert & Todd. That sorted me out and when I got the owner set 
> and resarted it cured the ICEauthority error.. Problems solved, 
> knowledge increased.
> hh




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