[CentOS] New user and stupid issue
craigwhite at azapple.com
Mon Mar 20 21:25:43 UTC 2006
On Mon, 2006-03-20 at 13:55 -0700, Sean Roe wrote:
> Hi All,
> I am a new Centos user (old Red Hat and Debian user) and I'm having a
> very strange problem. I just installed Centos V4 and it appears to be
> running fine except for a weird issue. If I am on the systems console,
> I can write all kinds of files anywhere I choose. But if I am ssh'd in
> to the box it appears I can not write any files on the file systems.
> Since this box is across town, it makes it difficult to go to the
> console to make changes. Any guidance would be great.
sounds like an SELinux issue...do you have root privileges? Can you
check dmesg or /var/log/messages to see if your efforts to 'write' files
have been logged and why they aren't getting there?
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