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Old 10-05-2004, 08:34 AM   #1
arkus
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Lost Execution rights of "chmod"


Only god knows how i did it, but i've lost my execution rights of the file "chmod"

Its like: chmod rw-r--r--

How can i get the rights back?!
 
Old 10-05-2004, 09:44 AM   #2
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Hi, this is wonderful problem.


try to copy out chmod from coreutils.rpm
 
Old 10-05-2004, 10:58 AM   #3
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You get two bonus points for originality.

Boot the system with the CD in rescue mode and change the permissions from there. Alternatively, boot with tomsrtbt:
http://www.toms.net/rb/
and mount the root file system that way.

Good luck, thanks for a good laugh
Martin
 
  


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