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    twdawson's Avatar
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    Feb 08, 2006
    Newcastle upon Tyne, England
    Intel Mac Mini with LG Flatron 20" widescreen LCD
    Hi all

    I need some help with this error.

    When i repair permissions i get the following.

    ACL found but not expected on "private/var/root/library/preferences".
    ACL found but not expected on "private/var/root/library".
    ACL found but not expected on "private/var/root".

    Can anyone tell me how to fix it please.

    Thanks in advance.

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    Member Since
    Jun 06, 2008
    Macbook Pro 2.4Ghz core 2 duo, 200GB HD,Nvidia 256 DDR3 graphics, 6GB RAM
    im going through the same thing but with a couple different actual permission errors. its telling me that they have been modified and can't be repaired. Check my post out its a couple down and see if your getting the same error messages as me.

    I was told to run the **** utility from the OSX **** but that didn't work or me. perhaps that will be the fix for you though

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    harryb2448's Avatar
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    Nov 28, 2007
    Nambucca Heads Australia
    iMac, i7 4GHz, 32GB memory, 1TB PCI-e storgae StOS X.13.3
    Just ignore and read this link from Apple:-

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