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Old 04-18-2011, 10:08 AM   #1
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Can't open my folders


My folders won't open and i don't know why or what happened what will i do?
 
Old 04-18-2011, 10:15 AM   #2
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Which operating system, and which desktop environment are we talking about here?

For example: Fedora 14, Gnome.
 
Old 04-18-2011, 10:15 AM   #3
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Folders won't open

you need to provide some more information.

Which distro (version of Linux, Windows) are you using?
Are you logged in as a normal user?
Did it work before and suddenly stop working?

Sorry, can't really help otherwise.
 
Old 04-19-2011, 01:20 AM   #4
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Well my os is Linux ubuntu and i use gnome.
It suddenly stop working after downloading some files.
 
Old 04-19-2011, 01:50 AM   #5
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are you logged on with a user who has permission to open that folder?

If you try opening that folder, what is the message that you get? (post it here so we can see)
 
Old 04-19-2011, 01:55 AM   #6
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There's no msg. or something it just stopped working.
 
Old 04-19-2011, 02:05 AM   #7
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can you show then how you open the file or folder?
can you also show the permissions and with which user you are logged on with?

check permissions:
Code:
ll
which user:
Code:
whoami
 
Old 04-19-2011, 09:01 AM   #8
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Quote:
Originally Posted by brownie_cookie View Post
check permissions:
Code:
ll
This would be better:

Code:
ls -l
Some distros might have "ll" as an alias for this, but many don't.
 
Old 04-19-2011, 09:06 AM   #9
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true sorry, i am to familiar with this command it's so handy xD (even it's a couple less characters to type )
 
  


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