RE: wrong command

It's possible to retrieve file permissions belonging to a rpm package:

rpm -qlv <name_of_package>


-----Original Message-----
From: redhat-list-bounces@xxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:redhat-list-bounces@xxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Vivek Mangal
Sent: Friday 26 September 2008 15:20
To: Red Hat
Subject: wrong command

Hello all,

By mistake i run below command on root.
# chown <user> -R /

It changed the ownership of all directories with their respective files
then how i can recover my system from this problem ?
i think i have to change back ownership of all directories manually ?
or their is other way to do this.... ?
please tell me

With Regards,
Vivek Mangal
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Red Hat Certified Engineer
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