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manicman 11-03-2005 04:42 AM

root question
im pretty sure that this is possible but how would i go about makeing a directory so it can only be opened by the root user. soz if this is a really basic question but im a complete noob.

anantshri 11-03-2005 04:55 AM

root only directory
any directory you create with root loged in is only accebly to root,
in order to change an existing directory
run this commond
chown root.root <directory>
chmod 700 <directory>

replace <directory> with your directory (existing one)


manicman 11-03-2005 05:20 AM

thanks for your help works great :D

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