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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Only kernel can write to a directory file. Then what does write permission for a directory imply? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: vijaysy
I'm trying to set the permission for the syslog log file in syslog,conf.
The below is my configuration file
# "mail messages, at debug or higher, go to Log file. File must exist."
# "all facilities, at debug and higher, go to console"
# "all facilities, at crit or... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: novaothers
3. Emergency UNIX and Linux Support
Hello All, On my SuSE system, I have wtmp log this log file permission is 644 but every reboot the file permission rollback to 664. In the logrotate.conf and logrotate.d/wtmp files the wtmp logrotate set to 644. I would like to know, which "file" or "script" modify the wtmp log to rollback to... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: kalaso
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have to change permission for the directories and subdirectories in single command
when googled i found some updates but i understand what is switch.
If there is a command please... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: thelakbe
can u explain
/etc/shadow file have read and write permissions for root only
but while normal user changes his passwd it also updated in that file whats the logic behind that. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sravan ega
I can't get the exact error message because I am at home, but on Solaris 10u5 machine I have at work, a few services are stuck in the maintenance state with the following error message in the individual service logs (/var/svc/log/FMRI:instance.log):
Cannot chdir: permission denied
Fortunately... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ilikecows
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i have two user named sourav and jishu.
i have created a file named source.txt in sourav.
i made another user called shovon.
i want to give read write permission of souce.txt for shovon but not for jishu.
how can i set permission only for jishu ? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sourav_ray
i need some help/advice on how to solve a particular problem.
these are the users:
|name | group |
|boss | department1 |
|assistant | department1 |
|employee | department1 |
|spy | department2 |
this is the... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: elzalem
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
When I listed one directory in Sun, it showed that :
-rwsr-xr-x 1 root bsmbin 78004 Oct 21 2004 bsmprsm
I don't know meaning of the character "s" in "rws" above. I have searched in Sun admin documents but no result. Would you please explain it ? :)
Thank you so much. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: msg098
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
there is a directory eg. /home/edp/ , all the files under this directory :
1. the file and directory owner is "user1" ,
2. the permission is 644
I want everyone hv permission to overwrite all files and write a new file to it , but I want the file owner and permssion keep unchange , could... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ust