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Certain files refuse to be deleted or moved out...
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benny7440


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PostPosted: Sun 08 May 2011, 21:27    Post_subject:  Certain files refuse to be deleted or moved out...
Sub_title: The said files are leftovers of a Wine installation that never got to be used.
 

There're some files that refuse to be deleted within the WINE folder. Have tried everything I imagined would work but they remain fixed in their spot. The scenario is as follows:

see attached screenshot...

[img]https://docs.google.com/leaf?id=0B7H8_cPT-BwdMjU1ZTNhY2QtNDhkZS00OTM4LThjNjgtZWYwNDM1ZGM3MjF m&hl=en&authkey=CJHX2eMO{/img]

Any ideas as to what to do next? Thanks!

PS. Never got to use WINE anyway.
PSS. The same issue arrived after trying to delete Firefox, today.
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PostPosted: Mon 09 May 2011, 10:14    Post_subject:  

Very Happy Hello,
Let me guess....input/output error???

Reboot pfix=ram...
Open a terminal and type in
e2fsck /dev/xxx
where xxx is your puppy partition...
IE e2fsck /dev/sda1
When it ask`s "Fix y or n" (possibly several times...deleted inodes)
Choose yes...
Then reboot, and see if they are gone..

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PostPosted: Thu 26 May 2011, 14:33    Post_subject: Problem solved  

Thanks puppyluvr for responding!

I'm sorry that I don't remember the command used to do it but I finally changed the SUID bit within the Properties window & the deleted the files/folders involved.

Probably due to lack of sleep-time I'm having like a short term memory emptiness, think is related to a lower back pain that has endured for almost 2 weeks now.
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