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From "Krist van Besien" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Chown -R saying it changed but didn't, effecting HTTP Apache
Date Fri, 08 Aug 2008 10:20:47 GMT
On Fri, Aug 8, 2008 at 08:56, Car54 <> wrote:

> I'm not sure why you would assume that I'm not a root user, before asking...
> I am a root user.

Because the error message is exactly what one would expect when a non
root user tries to change ownership on a file or dir he doesn't own.
If you are root you should be able to change ownership.

This looks like an OS issue btw, not an apache issue.


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