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Old 12-21-2006, 11:47 AM   #1
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group and permisions?


I have made a group www-data (Actually it was done automaticly). So there is a folder "www" who's owner is root, and group root. I change the group of the folder to www-data, and permisions 660 using
chgrp -R www-data ./www
chmod -R 660 ./www

also I use the system settings in kde to add www-data to the secondary group of myself. Why can't I access "./www"?

I want the "other" part of the permision to be 0. Is it neccessary to change the owner too?

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Old 12-21-2006, 11:50 AM   #2
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You might have to log out and log back in for the kuser settings to take effect. Try from the command line typing groups and see if www-data is listed.
 
Old 12-21-2006, 12:06 PM   #3
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Is it possible to do it without reloging, I have files open that I don't want to reopen.

I have noticed that writing groups doesn't have www-data but sudo groups myself prints out www-data.
 
  


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