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Old 10-14-2004, 04:32 PM   #1
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error with opening a new terminal wind.

Hello ALL

When i open a new terminal window is SSH i get this following error

tput: error while loading shared libraries: cannot open shared object file: Permission denied

I like to know how to fix it
Old 10-14-2004, 05:01 PM   #2
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do this ---> #locate

that should give u the location of it

then change the permissions for the file using the chmod command...

#chmod a+r

a is all
r is read

[or what ever permissions u want --->
r means read
w means write
x means execute

eg. # chmod a+rwx file-name
gives all users read , write, and execute permissions on a file


Last edited by UsualTuxpect; 10-14-2004 at 05:03 PM.
Old 10-14-2004, 05:09 PM   #3
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got it

Last edited by Dannydy; 10-14-2004 at 05:10 PM.


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