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I logged of and logged back on to do my weekly repair disk permissions and crons, and this is what came up when i rtied to repair permissions. I have no idea what this means, please help me out
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I would try restart and hold Apple S for single user terminal and type /sbin/fsck -fy until the **** file system changed **** message stops showing
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i tried that and it didn't work. crap
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I logged of and logged back on to do my weekly repair disk permissions and crons, and this is what came up when i rtied to repair permissions. I have no idea what this means, please help me out
I found this on Apple's site. Hopefully it's helpful:

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=25704

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Your answer is contained in that link above..Although I find it strange that if you delete one file, assuming you only have one mac, you have to reinstall the OS....

I'm new to the Mac platform, is there something to restore in case you delete something like this?

Btw...klumick...I think it might be a good idea to just backup your library folder...just in case!
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thanks guys. that link helped alot, ill get all this sorted out, my ibook still barely works due to some huge problems but ill have enough time to copy that to a disk, thanks
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