Folder permissions question
shari at gypsyware.com
Fri Sep 15 16:43:23 CDT 2006
>I just had this in a client's stack where data is being saved to the
>main system library/application support folder. It works fine when
>running as an admin account, but fails when a non-admin user tries
>to run the software. The solution is for the admin account to change
>permissions on that folder so that non-admin users can access it.
>(This is on OS X.) I suppose the shell command would work too, but
>if a non-admin is installing to the main applications folder, then
>you'll need sudo in there somewhere, I think. Our solution was just
>to tell the user to log in as admin and give his other accounts
>permissions to access the folder. The situation was rare enough that
>a manual solution was acceptable.
Silly question... what is "sudo"?
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