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Bug 176464

Summary: su - can't change to root's home
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams <ivazqueznet>
Component: coreutilsAssignee: Tim Waugh <twaugh>
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Description Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams 2005-12-22 23:21:43 EST
As shown:

[ignacio@rawhidevm ~]$ pwd
/home/ignacio
[ignacio@rawhidevm ~]$ su -
Password:
su: warning: cannot change directory to /root: Permission denied
su: warning: cannot change directory to /root: Permission denied
[root@rawhidevm ignacio]# pwd
/home/ignacio
[root@rawhidevm ignacio]# cd
[root@rawhidevm ~]# pwd
/root
[root@rawhidevm ~]# ls -ld /root
drwxrwx--- 6 root root 4096 Dec 22 23:09 /root
[root@rawhidevm ~]#
Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2005-12-23 03:45:39 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 175890 ***