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Old 03-07-2009, 04:01 PM   #1
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shift+delete does not work in hardy file system


is there any reason why shift+delete does not delete a file/folder in one particular partition while it does in other partitions?.also rm command in terminal fails....
 
Old 03-07-2009, 04:14 PM   #2
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Sounds like some sort of permissions issue, you really need to provide some more useful information, like what files these are and what errors you are getting.
 
Old 03-08-2009, 01:31 PM   #3
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rudimentary analysis shows i have overwritten the permissions after altering the fstab file.now when i tried to modify the permissions using
#sudo chmod ug+wxr DIRECTORY NAME,it is not resetting the permissions.neither is it showing any error.what should i do?
 
Old 03-08-2009, 02:53 PM   #4
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What is the file-system, what does its fstab entry look like? What
does ls -l on the parent have to say about it?



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Old 03-08-2009, 02:56 PM   #5
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rudimentary analysis shows i have overwritten the permissions after altering the fstab file.
put the backup of the original file back ?
 
Old 03-08-2009, 10:53 PM   #6
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OUTPUT FOR #ls -l /media




lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 6 2009-02-13 03:20 cdrom -> cdrom0
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 4096 2009-02-13 03:20 cdrom0
drwxr-xr-x 4 root root 4096 2009-03-05 19:33 disk
drwxr-xr-x 8 root root 16384 1970-01-01 05:30 disk-1
drwxr-xr-x 13 root root 8192 1970-01-01 05:30 disk-2
drwxr-xr-x 5 root root 4096 2008-06-20 22:13 disk-4
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 4096 2009-02-26 16:47 matlab-temp
drwxr-xr-x 31 root root 16384 1970-01-01 05:30 STUFF
 
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How does fstab looks like ?
 
Old 03-10-2009, 08:54 AM   #8
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# /etc/fstab: static file system information.
#
# <file system> <mount point> <type> <options> <dump> <pass>
proc /proc proc defaults 0 0
# /dev/sda3
UUID=6672cdf4-916a-44d6-a335-e33489a8e0a2 / ext2 relatime,errors=remount-ro 0 1
/dev/scd0 /media/cdrom0 udf,iso9660 user,noauto,exec,utf8 0 0
/dev/sda5 /media/STUFF vfat defaults 0 0
/dev/sda6 /media/disk-1 vfat defaults 0 0
/dev/sda7 /media/disk ext2 defaults 0 0
/dev/sda2 /media/disk-2 vfat defaults 0 0
/dev/sda8 /media/disk-4 ext2 defaults 0 0
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