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Old 04-17-2008, 04:31 AM   #1
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Granting Permission

Well from the root i have created a user oracle which is under a group oinstall. also i had made a disk partition /oradata while manually creating partitions. when i log in as oracle and run the oracle appl software i am failing to write data in /oradata.
I then logged in as root and changed the permission thru
# chmod 777 oradata.
But no effect is on the permission which showing the previous value
Old 04-17-2008, 04:48 AM   #2
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did you mount the partition before doing the chmod ?
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Are you in / when you try this? Try chmod 777 /oradata



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