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Old 02-02-2011, 03:48 PM   #1
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I am trying to add "blacklist ath5k" to the end of the blacklist.config file but it tells me that I don't have permissions to do this. Went to permissions and it says that only the owner can change this. As for owner it says read and write. In ownership it just says user: root and group: root.

Very new to this stuff so I am not sure what to do.
Old 02-02-2011, 04:09 PM   #2
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Open up a terminal. Depending on what version you are using, enter the command "sudo su" or just "su" and you will be prompted for the root password. Then enter a command like "gedit" to open up a text editor as root. Open the file in gedit, make your changes, and save it.


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