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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)
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2. 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)
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3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have a problem with a particular file, that seems to have some kind of lock on it, that takes around 1 hour approx to timeout. I have used lsof and nothing has an open file handle on it, yet I cannot open it. My user/group owns the file and I can create edit/delete files in... (6 Replies)
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4. 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)
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
i want to find what are the files having owner as 'palani' my entire filesystem ( sub directories )
and needs to change the owner ( chown ) to 'raju'.
Can anyone help on this to write a shell script.
Thanks in advance. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: senthil_is
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. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have a file and i want to change the owner of that file from another user.
$ ls -l pkc.txt
-rw-r--r-- 1 tdmscrdr dba 717 Nov 2 17:10 pkc.txt
the owner of pkc.txt file is tdmscrdr and group is dba
i want to change the owner of this file from... (7 Replies)
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can anyone assist me with this?
I am on AIX 5.2 ML06. I create the user and assign a passwd. But I do not want the user to change the passwd at all. I like him/her to use the passwd that I have set for him/her. Any ideas would be highly appreciated!!!
Thanks. (3 Replies)
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How to change the owner of group?
-rw-r--r-- 1 lead lead
Now I need to change LEAD to SUBLEAD.. how do I do this.
I am using this command.
$chown -R sublead test.lck
I get this message
chown: test.lck: Not owner
I am logged in a LEAD..
All your help in regards are greatly... (16 Replies)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How do I change ownership of a directory and all of it's files without changing permissions? (1 Reply)
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