Weird error trying to su..
gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Oct 2 08:55:38 PDT 2000
On Sat, 30 Sep 2000, you wrote:
> I was installing some software and I've started receiving an error whenever
> I try to su..
> setgid: Operation not permitted
> Any idea what may be causing this? I believe I accidentally did a chown on
> a couple directories (/bin, /boot, /dev) but I chowned them back to root.
> I don't recall changing any libs or anything.
Try: chown root.root /bin/su
chmod 4755 /bin/su
that will restore su to it's proper permissions if they were messed up (yes,
su needs to run setuid root0
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