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Old 09-16-2004, 01:46 PM   #1
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/dev permissions


i'm trying to change the permissions for /dev/printers/0 but drakprem is getting in the way. I've already set a rule for drakper allowing the permissions to be set but mandrake still won't let my change it. Any help please?
 
Old 09-16-2004, 05:04 PM   #2
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Already tried it in the console?

chmod ABC /dev/YYY

ABC --> A is Owner B is Group, C is Other

if you want some kind of user to gain read access to the file give a 4, write access is 2 and execute is 1.
 
Old 09-16-2004, 10:12 PM   #3
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yes i've already tryed to modify it in knosol, it works (well actuly it doesn't just says it does) untill i restart my mashine
 
  


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