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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am looking for a small script to crawl through several directories and change a couple of files in each directory to read write status.
Anyone have any ideas ? (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: zapper222
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have changed the premission of a file to 777. Now I would like to change permission to previously used ( UNDO ). Is there any command ?:confused: (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: frintocf
3. UNIX and Linux Applications
i think it is the same in both... Iam i right? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sumaiya
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
why can't I use the flag -R recursive ?
ftp> chmod -R a+xwr kickstart
usage: chmod mode remote-file
ftp> chmod a+xwr kickstart
200 SITE CHMOD command successful
thanks (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: aneuryzma
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to make a hidden file with chmod command.
I have a file name inputfile.txt
-rw-r--r-- 1 xxxxxx xxxxxx 1388 Sep 12 05:41 inputfile.txt
I want to hide that file using chmod command.
Please tell me if it is possible or there is some other way to do this.
Thanks... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: rinku
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
The man page for chmod doesn't list a way to recursively change permissions on directories only, without affecting the files themselves.
Let's say that I wanted to change the permissions on the current directory and all subdirectories. I know I can write a bash script that would do this using... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: retrovertigo
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
when I launch my perl script, I write on the shell:
How I can can change the permission to write only:
to launch the program? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Minguccio75
I wan to create a user e.g. Tom. whenever a file is created by user Tom or FTP is done using user as Tom, the rights on the file should be 777 (by default). how can I achieve this. Please help. Its very urgent. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sharmavr
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I want to grant the 'write' right to one user so they can delete log files in a given directory. These are http log files, so a new one is created each day. The file owner is 'nobody'. If I use the command 'chmod a=rwx *' will this work for the new files created each day.
I've tried the... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: Westy564
10. UNIX Desktop Questions & Answers
I just created a group. How do i make the groups read only to a specific file systems.(home directory). (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: niasdad