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Old 12-07-2018, 11:17 AM   #1
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SNAP my ssss this installed gimp and gimp no want to work right 2.10 gimp.

so I got this distro called peppermint, I went to install gimp. it gave me a option, snap gimp 2.10 or apt install 2.8 so I picked 2.10 and it does not open images that are not located in my home. I get permissions denied.

my permissions are the same for both directories.

home permissons.
userx@PepperMint ~ $ ls -la /home/userx
total 2896
drwxr-xr-x 32 userx userx    4096 Dec  7 10:46 .
drwxr-xr-x  3 root  root     4096 Dec  6 17:00 ..
my storage drive mount point
userx@PepperMint ~ $ ls -la /media/data1
total 572
drwxr-xr-x 20 userx userx   4096 Dec  7 11:13  .
drwxr-xr-x  5 root  root    4096 Dec  6 17:15  ..
an image on the home front.
userx@PepperMint ~ $ ls -la Neopolis-horizon.jpg
-rw-r--r-- 1 userx userx 20993 Dec  6 21:22 Neopolis-horizon.jpg
an image on the storage side
userx@PepperMint ~ $ ls -la /media/data1/Neopolis-horizon.jpg
-rw-r--r-- 1 userx userx 20993 Dec  7 11:13 /media/data1/Neopolis-horizon.jpg
image showing no -- permissions denied yo. to bad hahaha message.

and from what I looked up on snap , no uninstall included.

anyone know how to fix this?
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Last edited by BW-userx; 12-07-2018 at 11:19 AM.
Old 12-07-2018, 01:37 PM   #2
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You show us the permission on the file, what are the permissions on the directory? If you don't have directory permissions as the users you are not going to be able to open the file.


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