[ubuntu-uk] Xbox ubuntu connection update!!!

STONE COLD javad_ayaz at hotmail.com
Tue Nov 7 20:42:53 GMT 2006

ok heres the thing...ive just tried that....and it wont let me change 
anything in those screens...and the files in those folders are various 
videos and music files im trying to play on the xbox!...so for some reason i 
still cant change permissions on it!!!!????

Also..">cd your/shared_directory
>sudo chmod 644 *  "

where do i enter this above two lines! in terminal?

>From: "Martin Fitzpatrick" <martin.fitzpatrick at gmail.com>
>Reply-To: British Ubuntu Talk <ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com>
>To: "British Ubuntu Talk" <ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com>
>Subject: Re: [ubuntu-uk] Xbox ubuntu connection update!!!
>Date: Tue, 7 Nov 2006 20:29:05 +0000
>On 07/11/06, STONE COLD <javad_ayaz at hotmail.com> wrote:
> > i see what yu mean...but at the bottom of the screen it tells me.."you 
> > not the owner, so you cant change these permissions"
> >
> > any ideas ?
>Strange - this sounds as though those files are owned by somebody
>else. Are you the only user on this computer & are these files created
>by you? Make sure you want to be sharing something if you don't have
>access to it!
>Either way, the simply way around this is to change the file
>permissions as super-user.  If you're wanting to do this in the GUI /
>Nautilus hit Alt-F2 and then type:
>gksudo nautilus
>Browse to the folders with the window that appears & then change the
>permissions that way.  It's worth saying - if these files should be
>yours, you may want to change the "user" listed here to your own
>username.  That way you'll be able to edit/change them in future.
>From the command line you could do as Leon suggested.
>cd your/shared_directory
>sudo chmod 644 *
>Hope that helps,
>ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com

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