changing file ownership
I had one admin account with UID 507. I have created a new one that has a
UID of 505, and I want to eventually delete the old one.
I have installed things in places like /Applications and /Library that are
owned by 507, which will no longer have an owner should the account be
I could look around for these apps and files and change the ownership
manually. But is there a quick and easy way that I can search the whole
HD for files owned by 507 and have their ownership automatically changed
I have read the man page for chown but I'm not unix-savvy enough to
understand it completely. I'm worried that I'll change the ownership of
everything on my drive and hose my system. Any help would be
Lang may your lum reek.
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