I'm trying to chown a volume, but I get "Operation not Permitted" no matter what permissions I change. I'm using OS X Leopard.
users-mac-pro:~ users$ chown 0:0 /Volumes/Snowfx chown: /Volumes/Snowfx: Operation not permitted
I believe you need to prefix the command with
However I don't see a practical reason for doing what you want. In most cases you want to leave volume's permissions or even ownership alone. As always, be careful with what you do when using