Is it a bug?
paduille.4062.mumia.w+nospam at earthlink.net
Sat Jul 19 07:10:07 UTC 2008
carmac at dfn.if.usp.br wrote:
> I deleted two big files (about 2.5GB each) with restricted permission. Now I
> cannot empty the trash: it says permission denied. I cannot change the
> permission 'cause it says "cannot change permission on background"... I tried
> many different ways: put them back to Desktop, change permission and delet...
> It not works: the situation is the same.
> If someone can help me I'll be very gratefull.
If you own the files, you should be able to change the permissions on
them so that you can delete them properly, but you might need to
If it were me, I would not open any nautilus windows at all and delete
the files using an X terminal, but that's me.
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