[techtalk] Bunch of odd messages

Darren Osadchuk osadchuk at pangea.ca
Sun Mar 26 00:11:29 EST 2000

On Sat, 25 Mar 2000, Jeff wrote:

>On Sat, Mar 25, 2000 at 12:39:11PM -0600, Darren Osadchuk wrote:
>> Which is what they are:
>> drwxr-xr-x  27 501      users        4096 Mar 25 01:09 darren
>I've seen this before.  You don't 'own' your home directory.  Log in as
>root, and run:
>chown darren /home/darren

This did the trick, thanks! And thanks to everybody else who offered the
same suggestion. Everything that wasn't working before seems to be working
nicely again.

(I wonder what I did last night that caused the problem; I didn't change
ownership of anything...)

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