[mythtv-users] Permission problem... mythtv user
vbtalent at gmail.com
Wed Jan 10 15:33:36 UTC 2007
On 1/10/07, Nate Crosno <ncrosno at ipass.com> wrote:
> >On 10 Jan 2007, at 12:33, A JM wrote:
> >>> I get the following...
> >>> [root at myth2 mythtv]# chmod -R mythtv.mythtv /home/mythtv
> >>> chmod: invalid mode: `mythtv.mythtv'
> >>> Try `chmod --help' for more information.
> >>> Also, why doesn't this work in the folder explorer?
> >> Sorry this was the other command...
> >> [root at myth2 mythtv]# chmod -R mythtv /home/mythtv
> >> chmod: invalid mode: `mythtv'
> >> Try `chmod --help' for more information.
> > `chmod --help` would probably have told you that chmod is for
> >"changing modes" - ie: setting permissions. `chown` is for changing
> Sorry for the typo!! That's what happens when I try to give quick
> advice without proof-reading. I did mean "chown".
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No problems, thanks for the info.
So, can you guys answer the question as to why when I created the user
from the root account
# addusr mythtv
Why didn't the user mythtv get ownership of it's own directory?
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