On Wed, May 23, 2007 at 03:31:27PM -0500, Martin McCormick wrote: > I discovered that the "file" utility works for some > accounts on a new FreeBSD system but not others. When it > doesn't work, the response is: > > file: could not find any magic files! > > If I am su'd to root, me, or any of several other > accounts on the system, I get that same error. Still other user > ID's in the same class can use file just fine.
> Any other suggestions at what I should look at? This is > one of those dumb things that is driving me crazy today.:-) All > I know is I probably caused this but I am at a loss as to how. Maybe the ownership and/or permissions of /usr/share/misc are wrong? Roland -- R.F.Smith http://www.xs4all.nl/~rsmith/ [plain text _non-HTML_ PGP/GnuPG encrypted/signed email much appreciated] pgp: 1A2B 477F 9970 BA3C 2914 B7CE 1277 EFB0 C321 A725 (KeyID: C321A725)
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