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Thread: chown -R 'wrong user' / ... oops resetting original file system permissions

  1. #11
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    Re: chown -R 'wrong user' / ... oops resetting original file system permissions

    Try drs305's excellent guide on how to fix .dmrc:
    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=6208727

  2. #12
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    Post Re: chown -R 'wrong user' / ... oops resetting original file system permissions

    Found at ubuntugeek a way to help me fix the whole system:
    sudo dpkg-reconfigure -phigh -a

    http://www.ubuntugeek.com/ubuntu-tip...matically.html

    Maybe isnt the most trustfull be at least got things back again. I think the command can be improved

  3. #13
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    Ubuntu Development Release

    Re: chown -R 'wrong user' / ... oops resetting original file system permissions

    A three year old thread, is a three year old thread. A lot has changed in the last three years. This thread is closed.

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