GNOME Partition Editor - evolved into problem with chmod

NoOp glgxg at
Wed Apr 15 03:03:59 UTC 2009

On 04/14/2009 01:40 AM, Matthew Flaschen wrote:
> Nils Kassube wrote:
>> NoOp wrote:
>>> On 04/03/2009 12:11 PM, Bret Busby wrote:
>>>> I don't know whether blkid has to be run as a superuser, but, when
>>>> I ran the command, I got no response.
>>> Then you may have system issues. blkid (provided with libblkid1) is
>>> installed by default & should require no 'sudo/superuser' status to
>>> run.
>> On my system (kubuntu 8.04) I need sudo if I want to get any output from 
>> blkid.
> Same for me.  blkid as me prints nothing and returns 2, while sudo blkid
> prints the uids, and returns 0.
> Also 8.04
> Matt Flaschen

Nils and I explored this a bit off list:

seems to indicate that it should be fixed.

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