unable to chown

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Mon May 1 12:43:12 EDT 2006

What version of gnucash?
1.9.x should only be trying to set the group of the file.


TRunner <ttop123 at comcast.net> writes:

> Hi, I notice I'm getting this error message in my terminal output:
> Warning: gnc_file_be_write_to_file: unable to chown filename /Users/ 
> Shared/GnuCash/Began2006-b: Operation not permitted
> This file has RW for the owner (me) and the group (wheel).  Why is it  
> trying to chown the file and who is it trying to chown it to?

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