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1. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am looking for some guidance on how to handle permissions/access for an application build/deployment.
We need to allow for software deployments via Visual Studio Team Services and a build server running on Windows, deploying to RHEL 7 servers. We would like to use a service account,... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: hburnswell
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am running Ubuntu linux flavour.
I need provide multiple users belonging to the same group access to a dir where they can write files but are not supposed to remove or rename files. users outside the group should be able to read and write to the dir.
i have set the permission of... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: Simza
Operating system Red Hat Enterprise 5.8, Data access Mac/PC environment on various OS levels. Access via smb
I am trying to set up a data shared area where a user group can read and write to its own directory, but can only write to another groups directory.
I have set up two... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: treds
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi, I am creating a ksh script to search for a string of text inside files within a directory tree. Some of these file are going to be read/execute only. I know to use chmod to change the permissions of the file, but I want to preserve the original permissions after writing to the file. How can I... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: right_coaster
5. OS X (Apple)
I purchased a 2TB hard drive, split it into two partitions, and formatted it as NTFS. I want to use the drive on my pc and my mac. How can I change the access permissions so Mac OS 10.4.11 will let me write to the drive?
I tried this:
$ chmod +a "admin allow write" /volumes/V2_Mac
chmod:... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Me&MyMac
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to change the access permissions of the files whose extension is same.For example *.c but these are inside a directory and inside that other directory is there and it contains the .c files..for example--
So my aim is to search the files under src and change the access permissions... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: smartgupta
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have user called "Z". The home directory is /home/Z. I have another directory /home/Z/OP. Within /home/Z/OP, i have 2 directories
/home/Z/OP/OP1 and /home/Z/OP2.
I want to restrict access for Z to only access
What kind of... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: new2ss
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi Unix Gurus,
I'm a newbie to unix and need some help from you.
I'm going to give full access (777) to a subdirectory to an FTP account.
Let's say the subdirectory is
There are files in dir1, say
Will this account be able to access... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: xinu299
I am trying to copy some data from /admin/reports/Sept/ccn/c_ivsstr01 to /home/users/myhomedir and I am getting an error I have never seen before:
The file access permissions do not allow the specified action.
The permissions on the file are -rw-r--r-- and I am the owner of the file... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: kjbaumann
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Currently have root access to our own boxes on site. HQ wants to take root access away from us.
What does root access provide that is unavailable for users as it is essential for us to keep local control.
We log in as users but have su for special needs.
On all other os boxes we have admin... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: allinone