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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i have an application that writes to a directory. let's call the directory:
the permissions of this directory is:
Now the files that the application creates in this directory usually dont have read permissions for others.
i know there's something called... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: SkySmart
we want to allow user to FTP files into a directory, and then the program (PLSQL) will read and process the file, and then move the file to other directory for archiving.
the user id: uftp1, group: ftp
the program run in oracle database, thus have the user Id: oraprod, group: dba
how to... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: siakhooi
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
How do i check if I have read/write/execute rights on a UNIX directory?
What I'm doing is checking read access on the files but i also want to check if user has rights on the direcory in whcih these files are present.
And I check if the directory exists by using... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: chetancrsp18
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm trying to setup a directory structure for my staff which enables them full access to files in the directories with their name, and have access to anything in the shared directory. The directory structure looks like this:
root@www10 # ls -l
drwxr-xr-x 7 internal internal 4096... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: v_greg
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Only one of the following makes any kind of sense as a possible permission field for a UNIX file. Which one?
I think it is no. 3. I dont think it would be 2, because why would you want to give groups and... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: hawaiifiver
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
My users home directory located in a RHEL 5.0 nfs server.
Client is ubuntu 8.1 using NIS for authntication anf NFS for automounting
home Directory on the client side.
I set 700 to the users home directory.
My problem here is some of the users change the mode, which result in leak of... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: a_artha
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a situation where plenty of users log in to the same directory and put in files. When they put in the files, I need those files to become group writable (chmod g+w) automatically. I have no control over the users' profiles. Is there a way to do it? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: praveen_indramo
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Read and write bits make sense for a directory but what about the execute permission bit
What does that imply?Is it just a filler?
Saurabh (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: smehra
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
From within a directory, how do I determine whether I have write permission for it.
test -w pwd ; echo ?
This doesn't work as it returns false, even though I have write permission. (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Sniper Pixie
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Is there a way to set the default permissions for a specific directory and all it's files and subdirectories?
I want the general umask to be
But I want the default for the cgi-bin directory and everything below it to be
So that when I put... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Thumpasorus