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chgrp(1) [bsd man page]

CHGRP(1)						      General Commands Manual							  CHGRP(1)

NAME
chgrp - change group SYNOPSIS
chgrp [ -f -R ] group file ... DESCRIPTION
Chgrp changes the group-ID of the files to group. The group may be either a decimal GID or a group name found in the group-ID file. The user invoking chgrp must belong to the specified group and be the owner of the file, or be the super-user. No errors are reported when the -f (force) option is given. When the -R option is given, chgrp recursively descends its directory arguments setting the specified group-ID. When symbolic links are encountered, their group is changed, but they are not traversed. FILES
/etc/group SEE ALSO
chown(2), passwd(5), group(5) 4.2 Berkeley Distribution May 22, 1986 CHGRP(1)

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DPNS-CHGRP(1)							DPNS User Commands						     DPNS-CHGRP(1)

NAME
dpns-chgrp - change group ownership of a DPNS directory/file in the name server SYNOPSIS
dpns-chgrp [-h] [-R] group path... DESCRIPTION
dpns-chgrp sets the group ownership of a DPNS directory/file in the name server to the value of group. To change the group ID, the effective user ID of the process must match the owner ID of the file and the new group must be in the list of groups the caller belong to or the caller must have ADMIN privilege in the Cupv database. group is either a valid group name or a valid numeric ID. path specifies the DPNS pathname. If path does not start with /, it is prefixed by the content of the DPNS_HOME environment variable. OPTIONS
The following options are supported: -h If path is a symbolic link, changes the ownership of the link itself. -R Recursive mode. EXIT STATUS
This program returns 0 if the operation was successful or >0 if the operation failed. SEE ALSO
Castor_limits(4), dpns_chown(3), Cupvlist(1) AUTHOR
LCG Grid Deployment Team DPNS
$Date: 2007/01/13 10:35:39 $ DPNS-CHGRP(1)

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