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I've got some more questions... First off, I figured out how to install a program called eagle.rpm using alien to unpack it in root shell. It is a program for ...
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- 06-29-2005 #1
- Join Date
- Jun 2005
write permission and konqueror
First off, I figured out how to install a program called eagle.rpm using alien to unpack it in root shell. It is a program for designing printed circuit boards for electronics (im an electronics hobbyist), so I need to save files and things to it obviously. Since I installed it via root shell, the folder that I installed it in will not let me write to it. I would have to be logged in as root in order to change those options. When I tried logging in as root, it said that root login was not allowed. What do I do here?
I also tried switching username in root shell to the username I always used. Everything seemed to go fine, but when I went to see if the files had been installed they weren't there! What do I do?
Second question, I at first wanted mozilla firefox to be my browser for looking at folders and stuff on my computer, then I realised the konqueror is much better to do that. But it was too late, I had already changed it over so that firefox was the default browser, and now I don't know how to change it back (I don't even remember how I did it in the first place).
Also, if I say "open with" and then use konqueror to open hda3, I get this error message. This only happens w/ the HD, not when opening folders on my desktop.
There appears to be a configuration error. You have associated konqueror w/ application/x-desktop, but it cannot handle this file type
Thank you, and sorry for the newbie questions
- 07-01-2005 #2
You should be able to fix ths with chown and chmod commands.
I'll say it writes to /usr/goo/foo/eagle in my examples, please change to fit.
In a root terminal:Code:
chown zachtheterrible /usr/goo/foo/eagleCode:
chmod 744 /usr/goo/foo/eagle
- 07-01-2005 #3
- Join Date
- Jun 2005
Thank you very much dylunio
What about my other question? I know its gotta be something simple. thank you
- 07-01-2005 #4