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Old 02-22-2003, 07:35 PM   #1
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Reset Default Permission

I hope i am not the only one who did this before

Here is what i did
[root@localhost:\etc] :chmod -R 700 *

this is what i did and now i cannot login remotely anymore.
how can i reset the \etc folder file permission theres about 30files in there...

Old 02-22-2003, 07:58 PM   #2
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chmod 755 /etc

Then, for the files in there:
chmod 744 /etc/*



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