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I just did a data recovery of a very important file, and it is saved in root folder automatically, and I can't access root folder even from

gksu nautilus

it gives this dialog:

You do not have the permissions necessary to view the contents of “root”
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Check and verify the root directory is readible.

The output of "ls /" should give you this for the root directory:

drwx------  15 root     root    4096 Apr 19 11:35 root

You can set the proper permissions with:

sudo chmod 0700 /root
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