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Old 05-26-2004, 11:04 AM   #1
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can't run ./install scripts, permission denited as root


I am trying to install an antivirus program. I have a ./install script, beut when I run as root I get permission denied. How do I fix it?
 
Old 05-26-2004, 11:10 AM   #2
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ls -l and see if the install script has execute permission. If not then do someting like:

chmod a+x <scriptnamehere>

If it's on a CD-ROM and you can't chmod it then just run it with:

sh <scriptnamehere>

I hope this helps.

Brian
 
  


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