07-21-2008, 10:12 AM #1
Accidentally deleted /Library/CoreServices folder
- Member Since
- Jul 08, 2007
- The 212
I did something stupid,
Playing around with my computer I wanted to change the login background and used this command in terminal:
sudo mv DefaultDesktop.jpg DefaultDesktop_org.jpg
sudo cp /Path/to/picture/you/want/to/use/image.jpg DefaultDesktop.jpg
I copied and pasted it without reading the command.
I dragged the image I wanted to replace it with, but when I went to go check it out, the background was blank or just blue. Any suggestions. I have leopard, and I left my upgrade disk at college, any ideas?
Thanks in advance for any help!
07-21-2008, 01:08 PM #2
if that's all you did you shouldn't have deleted anything. It should have given you an error saying that /Path/to/picture/you/want/to/use/image.jpg DefaultDesktop.jpg didn't exist.
If you do
sudo cp -p DefaultDesktop_org.jpg DefaultDesktop.jpg
It'd be back to where it was.. or you chould just use the cp to copy the file you want to use to the /System/Library/CoreServices.mike
This machine kills fascists
Got # ? phear the command line!
Users Browsing this Thread
There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)
By geevenkat in forum OS X - Operating SystemReplies: 2Last Post: 03-25-2015, 01:45 PM
By olicorse in forum OS X - Operating SystemReplies: 10Last Post: 01-10-2011, 05:27 AM
By jamiem1987 in forum OS X - Operating SystemReplies: 3Last Post: 09-25-2009, 01:14 PM
By RJ9 in forum OS X - Operating SystemReplies: 4Last Post: 10-31-2008, 06:16 PM
By bingwalker in forum OS X - Operating SystemReplies: 2Last Post: 01-17-2007, 08:32 PM