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Re: Chown ???

Jim wrote:

> As SU and in /home/michael folder I'am running the command;
> chown -R michael:michael *

that should work.

> But it is not changing to owner "michael"   in SOME of the folders and 
> files in his 'home' folders.
> What command would I use ??

try 'chown -R michael:michael /home/michael'.

[also, as a note to your typing, 'SU' should be 'su'.]


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