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I would like to change the following with Chmod if possible: -rwsr-sr-x 1 root dip to -rwsr-sr-x 1 root root. (only change dip to root., or if I understand it ...
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    Changing permissions


    I would like to change the following with Chmod if possible:

    -rwsr-sr-x 1 root dip to -rwsr-sr-x 1 root root. (only change dip to root., or if I
    understand it correctly...change dip group to root group.
    I am a newbie of sorts, or at the beginners level for months.
    Last edited by frank56; 08-21-2009 at 03:12 PM. Reason: need more help

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    You need to be root to do this - chgrp root filename
    Sometimes, real fast is almost as good as real time.
    Just remember, Semper Gumbi - always be flexible!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rubberman View Post
    You need to be root to do this - chgrp root filename
    Tyvm Rubberman, I thought I was going to have to wait weeks. I was elated when I applied the chgrp command, and it worked. I had one more question. I posted this in misc, was this the most appropriate place to post? Frank

    PS thanks for the quick response

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    I posted this in misc, was this the most appropriate place to post? Frank
    Yes,that's ok Frank. May be from next time try to check which topic is related to question and post it. (In case you have posted wrongly ,it can be moved under other post..not a big issue )
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    Cool Vmd

    Hi this is Prem from Bangalore may i know where to download vmd-1.8.6.bin.LINUX.opengl.tar.gz and how to install the software pls let me know...

    Thanks,
    Prem

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    Quote Originally Posted by jkpremkamal View Post
    Hi this is Prem from Bangalore may i know where to download vmd-1.8.6.bin.LINUX.opengl.tar.gz and how to install the software pls let me know...

    Thanks,
    Prem
    Please post this as a new thread in the Installation forum. Don't post new questions to an existing thread, as a general rule.
    Sometimes, real fast is almost as good as real time.
    Just remember, Semper Gumbi - always be flexible!

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