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Thread: setting permissions?
03-01-2008, 11:41 PM #1setting permissions?
i have a problem with setting permissions. i dont have a wifi connection at home so i tried using "Squid" and "Finder" but they dont appear to be working. when i change them and then go back in to see if it changed or not it just keeps going back to the Original settings. i also tried "Term-v100" and it dosnt seem to work at all, it pops up a black screen with the work "Password" at the top. i read somewhere the password should be admin or root (one of those) but when i type it in, it doesnt even show up. so i just thought it was hidden (do to it being a password) but all it does then is say "incorrect login" so what can i do now? i cant think of any other way to change these silly permissions..........
03-02-2008, 03:49 AM #2
try alpine as the password
03-02-2008, 07:24 AM #3
you can also try dottie as the password
03-02-2008, 10:50 AM #4
it still wont let me type anything for the password
03-02-2008, 11:49 AM #5
Squid or Finder is the easiest way to change permissions... Can you tell what is your problem exactly?
Oh by the way;
when you open it will say :
Login is root
Password can be alpine or dottie if you didnt change it.
Last edited by Clinkz; 03-02-2008 at 11:49 AM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost
03-02-2008, 05:00 PM #6
i know...... but as i said, squid and finder are not working its just not changing them. and Term-v100 wont let me type anything at all for the password.