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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi I tried to use chmod in unix to change my file's permission.
chmod 701 hello.cgi
And it did change my desired file's permission. Yet, the name of the file is changed to hello.cgi* . And therefore I cannot compile it after that. So, I just wondering why there is an extra '*' in the file's... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: alvin8906
2. Red Hat
I am having trouble figuring out how to do a "chmod o-w" for all files under a certain directory, while excluding directories under that certain directory.
I can do
chmod -R o-w /thisdirectory
but that changes permissions of all directories under the directory as well as files. I just... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: austinharris43
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
i want to chmod 444 all files in a directory, files in subdirs cannot be chmoded same goes for the subdirs themself.
chmod -R 444 /dir/
won't work because it will chmod the directorys and files (together with files in subdirectorys)
I figured out how to chmod files... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: TehOne
One of our admins here accidently ran chmod -R 777 in the /usr folder on a V440 running Solaris 9. After that no one could run any command and could not login. I fixed most of the things by re-restricting some rights and applying the correct rights. Now there is a problem... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: muntaser_zaheer
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
My web host has the public_html permission on my account set to 750.
1. Does this setting permit the world to use my submission forms
(contained within contact.html and purchase_order.html)?
2. The "0" entry looks like it blocks the public from conducting all activity
on my site.... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Texan
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hey everyone, I was wondering if there was a quicker way to chmod a lot of files than doing what im currently doing.
At the moment, im doing chmod 777 *filename* - but I have a lot of files, sub-directories, sub-files etc etc. And at the moment I see I have to chmod every single file... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: mo0ness
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have one problem :
COMMAND:> SITE CHMOD 755 snowMailPerl.cgi
500 Unknown command.
What's wrong with my server ,and what I can do ? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: kakalas
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
can anybody help me?
i have probable a simple problem about permissions.
i have a server and on this server there comes some files from a another server via ftp with a separte user.
i would like to modify the files with a awk script but i donīt have the permissions to modify the... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: scotty
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Here is the deal, I am good with html and java and am creating a website for my brother. On this site he has chosen to use a ikonboard.com discussion board. I have done everything I can to pull it off, but no can do. Here is the problem:
The site is being created using the angelfire... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: xwfprez
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Ok, listen.........I was using FTP Works to remove and add some files to a domain server. I messed with chmod button and made it so that no-one could access or their browsers could execute files and 2 or three certain directories. If anyone knows how to use this command and will give me a heads up... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jarrell