Re: [newbie][code/running]hmm..part 2!

From: Sammy (
Date: 01/17/97

On Thu, 16 Jan 1997, Dave wrote:

- I tried ./autorun and ./autorun & and I got a Permission Denied...I am on
- BSD and at the topof autorun the file says !/bin/sh..does this mean I need
- to get permission to use that or something?

If you're getting that error on a shell script, it's because the file
doesn't have execute permission.  It should be executable unless somewhere
along the line somoene changed it.


chmod +x autorun

This will make it executable.


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