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Thread: unable to change permissions

  1. #1

    Unhappy unable to change permissions

    hi,im having a problem with changing permissions.
    im using open suse used to using nautilus to do this
    on another distro,however i dont know what to use on suse?
    basically im trying to add a folder and scripts to blender.
    any help would be appreciated!!

  2. #2
    palladium NNTP User

    Default Re: unable to change permissions

    you can use Nautilus here also..

    however, if the files you want to change are outside your own /home
    directory you will probably need root powers..

    do that simply by launching nautilus this way:

    -hold down the Alt key and press F2
    -in the resulting pop-up blank, type

    gnomesu nautilus

    -give the root password when asked, then press enter
    -nautilus with root powers will pop up

    CAREFUL what you change, move, delete etc...and, don't forget that
    that particular instance of nautilus is very powerful (and dangerous)..

    -welcome- to openSUSE


  3. #3

    Talking Re: unable to change permissions

    Thanks,thats what i was looking for!
    im very carful with files!

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