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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. UNIX and Linux Applications
i think it is the same in both... Iam i right? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sumaiya
3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have two files,like follows:
$ls -l foo bar
Then I execute follow code:
chmod("foo",(statbuf.st_mode & ~S_IXGRP) | S_ISGID)
chmod("bar",S_IRUSR | S_IWUSR | S_IRGRP | S_IROTH)
Then I view the result
$ls -l foo bar
-rw-r--r-- bar... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: konvalo
4. 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
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I was playing somethink with chmods, and then i did chmod -R 755 / :eek:
so linux but with errors and sshd not working ....
Can some one give me proper chmods or better script that will do it.
pls help fast (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: net555
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I've always been fascinated by permissions and I have a question. Since the shell isn't a "virtual environment" (like say a web forum, where permissions can be enforced with absolute confidence), what's actually keeping an unauthorized user from viewing a CHMODed file? The read/write routines? Why... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: froth
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm new here, so I hope I'm posting in the right place...
If I'm in a particular directory and I run the command 'CHMOD * 777' (or the other way around- I can't remember), am I right in saying it will only change the permissions of all the immediate files and directories and not... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: jsp_1983
8. 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
9. 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
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