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Most recently I accidentally executed a Code: chown -hR root:oohyeah / which ran for a few seconds before I noticed and stopped it. It chown'd /usr/bin/sudo, which locked me out ...
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- 03-30-2011 #1
- Join Date
- Feb 2008
GUI shutdown logs out, doesn't shut down -- chown issue
chown -hR root:oohyeah /Code:
sudo shutdown 0
Also, anything come to mind that might also be broken due to the de-elevated ownership from root to my local account? The erroneous chown command didn't finish recursing to every directory in /, but it did run for a few solid seconds.