[ubuntu-uk] rsync chgrp problem - advice, please?

Kris Marsh moogman at gmail.com
Thu Jun 7 11:39:12 BST 2007


On 6/7/07, luxxius <luxxius at googlemail.com> wrote:
> luxxius wrote:
> > Nearly all the files in the music library had 'diana' as owner and
> > 'root' as group.  It was the half-dozen or so that had 'diana' as owner
>
> Sorry.  I meant, of course, the half-dozen or so that had 'diana' as group.
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> Diana
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If these files are owned by you, then the correct owner is 'diana',
and the correct group is also 'diana'. So the right chown command
would be:

chown -R diana:diana music


Kris



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