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Re: [SLUG] Permission problems on linode (Ubuntu 5.10)

On Sun, Apr 30, 2006, Michael Fox wrote:
> On 4/30/06, Mary Gardiner <mary-slug@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> ># ls -l /dev/null
> >crw-rw----  1 root root 1, 3 2006-04-30 11:54 /dev/null
> It needs the rw other permission set, how you do that for a udev
> device not sure (as I dont suspect doing chmod 666 /dev/null will do
> it. (althougth this is how you would do it for a normal file).

It solves the problem... for that boot only.