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Old 10-10-2004, 12:37 AM   #1
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Permission to write to folder


I am trying to input the font and skin files into the shared user folder. I understand I have to be under root/admin to do this, but I do not know how. Is there a way to use Terminal?(to copy and paste a file)
 
Old 10-10-2004, 12:41 AM   #2
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su -
enter root password

cd path_to_files

cp files sharedfolder

To copy folders recursively

cp -r files/folder sharedfolder

or if you have midnight commander

mc

Then copy and paste from there.
 
  


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