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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I want to change the ownership of a directory ONLY.
id1 owns the files under the /mypath/bin
but /mypath/bin is owned by id2
If i log into id2
I can't do
chown id1 /mypath/bin (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: klarue
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
accidentally i have changed ownership of a directory,subdirectory and files wil below command. I want to the change ownership back as same as in same directory on another server. How can i do it?
chown -R user:group /u01
is there any simple script? it is really an urgent need.. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: johnveslin
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have several directories under an upload directory where differnt users upload their files (with exxactly the same file name every week) using their own user ids.
There is a requirement that once any user uploads the file I have to clean that file and remove extra whitespaces and... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: vbhonde11
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
When I checked to see who or what owns the files in my bin directory I noticed that some were owned by root while many others were owned by bin.
Should I be concerned that there are files in this directory owned by bin or is bin the same as root as it pertains to limiting access to the files in... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: j490428
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have a directory in which i have Multiple files:
Following are they====
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 886 Jan 21 16:38 trunkn.xsd
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 244 Jan 21 16:38 trunknameCache.xml
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 1240 Jan 21 16:38 subscribercache.xsd
-rw-r--r-- 1 root ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Aditya.Gurgaon
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Sir's, i owuld like to search for some advice, whats the fastest way to change multiple files ownership. For HostnameA will be their basis, for what ever files and permissions that hostnameA has, it should replicate the permissions and ownership to hostname B.
$hostname... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: invinzin21
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
sm860 IS the owner of the files below,but yet sm860 cannot change the ownership to bpt3a1.Please let me know why ?
See below for details
sm860@unixs741_DEV:/usr/gdp/home/ftp/bpt3a1/incoming/ahdb/T5/pcasav/daily $ ls -l pcasav*
-rw-r--r-- 1 sm860 gdpintegrators 821 Sep 21 16:15... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: MSHETTY
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a problem with a Unix server we do not adminster but have an application running on.
The problem is that overnight, files in the /user4/work directory revert to root ownership. This causes problems as we cannot process the files.
1) What would be causing files to revert to root... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: canman
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I wonder how I shall read the result below, especially 'what'
The result was shown when I entered 'w'.
E.g what is TOP? What is gosh ( what does selmgr mean?)?
login@ idle JCPU PCPU what
6:15am 7:04 39 39 TOP
6:34am 6:45 45 45 TOP
6:41am ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Aelgen
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can any one tell me what is the importance of '/dev' directory in unix. Is there any possibility to get 'root' by using the files stored in this directory.
Beleive me this is not for any hacking purpose. just for learning.
Hopes a detail reply. thak you (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: madhu