how do I change the permission on a file

Asked by bushtuckerman on 2011-07-29

how do I change the permission of a system file?? Set to root and won't let me change?

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2011-07-29
Maxim Petrov (maximpetrov) said : #1

sudo chown root:root FILENAME
sudo chmod 644 FILENAME

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