Owner 89.

Erik Jakobsen eja at URBAKKEN.DK
Thu Dec 18 09:44:47 GMT 2003

Julian Field wrote:
> At 09:12 18/12/2003, you wrote:
>> Hi.
>> On my server I have just installed MailScanner. The /var/spool/incoming
>> directory was not set by the installed, and I just made it myself.
>> But the MailScanner tells me, that its not owned by user 89.
>> I did a chmod 89 /var/spool/incoming, but had no luck.
> To change owner, use "chown" and "chgrp". "chmod" is for changing access
> permissions.

Hi Julian.

I have done the RTFM now, but who shall own the /incoming directory ?.

In the examples in the FM there stands:
chown bin.bin sampsoft

This is as I understand it to use both chown and chgrp in one execution.
As far as I understand it the above example gives the owner and group to

Tell me plase if I'm wrong, and if you would write me the syntax in my
case ?.

Sorry for writing trivial :-(

Med venlig hilsen - Best regards.
Erik Jakobsen - eja at urbakken.dk.
Licensed radioamateur with the callsign OZ4KK.
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