Moving /home

Stew Schneider stew.schneider at gmail.com
Wed Feb 21 15:37:16 GMT 2007


tchize wrote:
> En l'instant précis du 02/21/07 14:57, J. Stewart Schneider s'exprimait
> en ces termes:
>   
>> I did a clean install, and need to copy /home back to it from the
>> backup. My
>> user id on the clean install and the old home is 1000, but for some
>> reason,
>> my group ID on the backup was 501 instead of 1000. Is there a clean
>> way to
>> fix this, changing files with group id of 501 to 1000?
>>
>> stew
>>     
>
> find * -group 501 -exec chgrp '{}' 1000 ';'
That's what I'm looking for, but I get "Invalid Group" errors on every 
file. I created a phony group 501 and assigned me to it, but I still get 
Invalid group.

stew




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