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    File permissions


    For some reason i cant access some files like /root and /usr ... any idea how can i change permissions on them>?

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    /root is only accessible by root, as I assume you know.

    but seriously...

    chmod is the command to use
    the man page is fairly simple

    so type man chmod

    and if you looked a little closer,
    you might even find a tutorial on this very forum
    about it....

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    thanks i sorted now

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    nice =)

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