12-15-2005, 03:16 PM #1almadrubuntuGuestchanging directory permission problem
hi. this is my first post.
I am trying to change to a directory of another user while I am logged in as the administrator. I open the terminal and type the following into the command line
cd ./Users/Almadroog(name of user)/
that works but the file that I am trying to access on the desktop of Almadroog and when I try to cd to it, it says permission denied.
Then when I try
sudo cd ./Users/Almadroog/Desktop
I am prompted for a password, then i type it in, then it no longer says permission denied but it does not actually change directories the furthest that I can get is to the
12-15-2005, 10:22 PM #2
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Try logging in as root.
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