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Hello, I have a question why when I try to create a folder inside another folder on my computer's terminal
It tell me the permission is denied. mkdir: documents/notes/important: Permission denied
Thank you in Advance,
PS I am new in this program.
Sue Dough35,800 Points
sudo mkdir test
or better yet fix your permissions by making sure you own it.
chown myusername:myusername documents/
chown means change ownership. You may not own the folder and root may own it while your not using root.