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Re: Chown ???



On Tue, 2009-04-07 at 22:58 +0200, Uwe Kiewel wrote:
> Craig White wrote:
> > On Tue, 2009-04-07 at 16:33 -0400, Jim wrote:
> >> I have a user /home/user directory that ended up with the wrong OWNERS 
> >> of his files , I know what cause it, it was my mistake, but I'm having 
> >> problems of get Folders, Files assigned to "michael" who is the real owner.
> >> As SU and in /home/michael folder I'am running the command;
> >>
> >> chown -R michael:michael *
> >>
> >> But it is not changing to owner "michael"   in SOME of the folders and 
> >> files in his 'home' folders.
> >> What command would I use ??
> > ----
> > should work...
> > 
> > chmod -R michael:michael /home/user/michael
> 
> assuming you're takling about chown
> 
> > 
> > cd /home/user/michael
> > find . ! -user michael
> > 
> > will return all files/folders not owned by 'user' michael
> 
> if there are any files:
> 
> find . ! -user michael -exec chown michael:michael {} \;
> 
----
yeah, chown... ;-)  one liner showoff... ;-)

Craig


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