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Today is a great day for me - anyone can suggest other restore method than from tape with regard to my last glorious command

sudo chmod -R o=rw /

Btw I am on HFS+

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Restore from tape? –  Wuffers Apr 20 '11 at 23:44
No, but at least do chmod -R o=r / first. –  Keith Apr 21 '11 at 0:14
one more detail.. /bin has ben modified so I can't run anything anymore. no sudo, no nothing, actually, system would not boot anymore :) –  kellogs Apr 21 '11 at 0:56
Have you tried using a bootable linux distro to set all the bin dir contents to executable? The main bin dirs are in the PATH variable which (on debian at least) is in /etc/profile –  ilia choly Dec 29 '11 at 22:44

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