[thelist] linux permission denied

Timothy J. Luoma luomat at peak.org
Mon Dec 9 11:38:00 CST 2002

On Mon, 9 Dec 2002 17:31:28 -0000, Andrew Maynes
<andrew at humanbehaviour.co.uk> wrote:

> in my battle against Linux and its many capabilies I have now encountered
> another hurdle... permission denied!
> if I type /etc
> /sbin
> /home
> etc etc I just get the permission denied repsonse.  I am logged in as
> root! Could someone highlight the erro of my ways?

could it be that whatever shell you're using doesn't realize you are trying
to 'cd' to those directories?

Timothy J. Luoma
luomat at peak.org

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