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What is sticky bit ...and where we aill use this.. how to set this bit in files and directories (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: udtyuvaraj
I have trouble working with Sticky bit in solaris,
I am able to delete files and directory from the directory who has sticky bit set , i have verified that i am neither owner of the file pr directories..
I have check in Solaris 7, 8 ,9 ,10, versions, that does not seem to work..... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: kshama
3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I understand the purpose of sticky bit on directories. But I am not very clear about what the sticky bit do on a file.
Can any one explain me in detail and with example please.
Thanks in advance. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: praveen_b744
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
What is sticky bit?
how can be see if the sticky bit for file is set?
WHat is meaning of sticky bit set on Directory?
What is the syntax to set the sticky bit? With example
Thanks (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: skyineyes
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I am having file permision as
I kwo for deleting a file in the diretory i need w permsion as well ..
Say if i am having the permsion as
drwxrwsrwx - wil any one can delete the files in the directory ..
And one more question what is the s doing there ..... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: arunkumar_mca
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could anyone please send me a link to learn/ know more about sticky bits? I am still not clear on the application of using a sticky bits.
Thanks for your help.
UP (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: teenu18
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What is command to list out all dir's for which sticky bit has been set.
Manu (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: manu.vmr
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I have the sticky bit set on my /tmp directory, but users are still able to remove files that are not owned by them. Does the /etc/group file get invloved in securing these files ?? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rob11g
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What command string would you use to set the sticky bit on a directory that you own? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mma_buc_98
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I have a questions, whose answer may be very obvious:
Of what use is the sticky-bit permission on a Unix system?
I have looked at the chmod(1) man page on our HP-UX playground
system, and haven't been given much explanation:
Add or delete the save-text-image-on-file-
execution (sticky... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: LivinFree