why can not use chown

sapphire smile mumbojumbo_crazy at hotmail.com
Fri Aug 20 01:18:56 PDT 2004

my /dev/hde5 filesystem is reiserfs
when i login in root and do below:
mount /dev/hde5 /mnt/lfs
mkdir /mnt/lfs/sources
chown lfs /mnt/lfs/sources
it shows "operation not permitted"
why does this happen?what can i do?

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