How to change permissions?

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  1. Aijelsop
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    I need to change a few file permissios. I have tried using
    mobileterminal but I always get errors. Is there
    anyway in ifile? Or another way?

    I can use ifunbox (USB file access) but openssh doesn't work anymore for
    some reason (yes I have it installed)

    sry bad typing it's hard on an iPod.
     
  2. metamaster

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    Why do you need to change permissions?
     
  3. BloodyFlame

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    Through MobileTerminal, type in:
    login
    root
    [Your Password; Most likely 'alpine']
    chmod [###] [File/Folder Path]

    The ones in brackets, you have to fill out.
     
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    @above the images won't load

    @metamaater, to get pwnplayer to work

    @above does that change them to 755?
     
  6. tijntje_7

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    It should work now, have a look

    Edit: 755? No idea, I have changed permission via iFunbox once though, not sure how i did that. Never mind, I'm pretty sure it was openSSH. Sorry...
    You could still try it, it can't hurt afaik
     
  7. Aijelsop
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    think the mobileterminal way worked, now Just another file
     
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    Wait, mobileterminal didn't give me anyErrors but it didn't work. The app still closes instantly
     
  9. metamaster

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    Stuff installed with Cydia usually have permissions fixed. Pwnplayer probably just doesn't support your device and/or your firmware.