Originally Posted by billymayday
It would make more sense to explain why you are trying to do this, and explain what you did to cause any problem.
You may be in for a reinstall if you made a big mistake.
actually I did a mistake.
I change my /var chmod -R 777 and chown root:root now many problem arise.
Is there any command to restore the original permission and ownership?
What I did I copied on my old linux but I am using RHEL4 and i try to copy permission and ownership in linux RHEL3.
HOW STUPID I AM!!! I KNOW THAT AM NEWBIE ON LINUX THAT'S WHY...
so anybody please help me to restore the original permission and ownership of /var