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Re: Permissions...



> From: Jim <realm citlink net>
> To: valhalla-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: Permissions...
> 
> The directory is to a mud I am playing with..called /home/circle-3.1
> I (root) created it - nobody else uses this box, its at my house and
> only I mess with it
> As far as files and directories, sometimes I want to edit or del a file
> and I had read, and even sometimes get warnings that I shouldnt be using
> root due to risk of damaging files etc...I created a user called Realm
> and want to set permissions so Realm can "mess" with the mud dir/files.
> Thanx for reply
> Jim

chown -R Realm /home/circle-3.1

It's not a good idea in general to have uppercase letters in user names.
You should probably make it "realm" instead of "Realm".

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